Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1658 and 1664


Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V791

Title: A lamentable ballad of the tragical end of a gallant lord, and a vertuous lady, with the untimely end of their two children

First Line: In Rome a noble man did wed

Tune: The lady's fall


ESTC: R179935

Subjects:  Rome (Italy)

Themes:  MurderServantsAfricans


IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
43C1147: Hunting dogs
46C1318: Horse in motion
25F3(+5): Birds (+ animal(s) in motion; positions, expressions of animals)
31A2731: Falling
32B321: African negroes
31A233: Kneeling figure
44G5111: Murder
43C111241: Stag-hunting
31B6(+917): Morphology of human expression (+ beseeching)
31A2735: Being thrown
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
31A25441: Gripping someone by the hair


Shelfmark: Wood 401(113)

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