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Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke, 1677


Ballad - Roud Number: V10270

Title: The worlds wonder

First Line: I pray good people all draw near

Tune: In summer time

Themes:  Multiple birth

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31E12: Deathbed
42F51: Maid ~ house personnel
11Q51: Reading the Bible or other religious books
49G1: Physician, doctor
41A7611: Built-in bedstead (Dutch: 'bedstee')

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C13(DAGGER): Hacking and thrusting weapons: dagger
11Q21: One person praying
31AA233: Kneeling figure - AA - female human figure

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A233: Kneeling figure
11Q21: One person praying


Shelfmark: 4o Rawl. 566(95)

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