Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1670 and 1697


Printed by and for Alex. [Milbourn at] the Stationers Arms in [Green-Arbor-] Court in the Little Old [-Baily]


Ballad - Roud Number: V7969

Title: An excellent ballad of St. George for England, and the king of Egypt's daughter

First Line: Of Hectors deeds did Homer sing

Tune: Flying fame


ESTC: R214203

Subjects:  George, Saint


IconClass Codes:
11H(GEORGE)41: St. George and the dragon: dressed in armour and mounted on a (white) horse he brandishes his sword (his lance lies already broken on the ground); the princess nearby may be shown praying or fleeing


Shelfmark: Firth b.19(8, 9)

Notes:  Sheet divided. Torn at left and lower right. The illustration is defaced.

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