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Ballad - Roud Number: V20836

Title: The four-legg'd Quaker

First Line: All that have two or but one eare

Tune: The dog and elder's maid

Authors:  Birkenhead, John, sir, 1616-1679


ESTC: R42030

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
41D2332: Shoes, sandals
31B62323(+81): Tongue stuck out (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31AA2512(+81): Arm stretched forward - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13142: Ass, donkey

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D267: Purse, money-bag
92L41: Satyr(s) (in general)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11K2: Devils in the form of (fabulous) animals
46C131611: Head-stall


Shelfmark: Wood 416(70)

Notes:  MS note by Wood: Joh. Birkenhead the Author -- Sr Joh. Denham hath such another Ballad in his poems & translations, printed at Lond. 1668

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