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: 1016

Title: The honour of an apprentice of London

First Line: Of a worthy London prentice my purpose is to speake

Tune: All you that are good fellows


ESTC: R218024

Subjects:  Cheshire (England)London (England)TurkeyElizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
43C39631: Joust, tilt
45C14(LANCE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): lance

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33B3: Fighting
32B33(TURKS): Asiatic races and peoples: Turks
31A2731: Falling
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34E11: Lion's den
34F11: Man struggling with animals

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9871: Ornament ~ arabesque


Shelfmark: Wood 401(63)

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