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Printed at London for I. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: A proper new ballad, intituled The wandring prince of Troy

First Line: When as Troy towne, for ten yeares wars

Tune: Queen Dydo


ESTC: R219577

Themes:  Trojan wars

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F6: Fishes
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)
45H3(+3): Battle (+ naval force)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
44BB121: Audition; ruler giving audience - BB - female ruler

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
46C1462: Spur

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
41D222(RUFF): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Wood 402(2, 3)

Notes:  Torn at lower edge. Pen drawing on right side. MS inscription (in French) on reverse, bleeding through. Reference: STC 24293.7

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