Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1688 and 1689


Printed for W. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck-lane, E.M. and A.M.


Ballad - Roud Number: 22133

Title: A lamentable ballad of the lady's fall

First Line: Mark well my heavy doleful tale

Tune: In peascod time

Themes:  Illegitimacy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A7612: Bed with tester
42A4: Infant, baby
42A14: Paternity, fatherhood

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31E238: Seeking death, suicide
31E234631: Violent death by sword


Shelfmark: Harding B 39(129)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of EBB65H(9), Harvard University, Houghton Library

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