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Title: The royal patient traveller, or, The wonderful escapes of ... king Charles the second from Worcester-fight

First Line: God hath preserved our royal king

Tune: Chivy Chase, or, God prosper long our noble king

Authors:  Jones, Henry


ESTC: R235022

Subjects:  Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th centuryWorcester, battle of, 1651

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
46C1318: Horse in motion
46C13161: Saddle and bridle (saddlery)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D222(STANDING BAND): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D312: Officer
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
45B32: The company, the unit, the troop ~ military service
45C16(MUSKET): Firearms (with NAME)
45F42: Marching away (troops)


Shelfmark: Wood 401(171)

Notes:  MS note beside imprint gives date: 1660. MS note at top: \"Made by Hen. Jones an old Ballad-singer of Oxon.\"

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