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Printed for J. Hose, and E. Oliver, and are to be sold at their shops, in Holbourn, and on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V20991

Title: The wonder of wonders, or the strange birth in Hampshire

First Line: Attend good Christians young & old

Tune: My bleeding heart

Authors:  Lanfiere, Thomas


ESTC: R179341


IconClass Codes:
41A33: Window
41A7612: Bed with tester
42A299: Woman giving birth to animal or monster (legendary)
34(+91): Man and animal (+ animals used symbolically)
42A24: Midwife, 'accoucheuse'
25FF425: Horned snake
25F51(TOAD): Tailless amphibians: toad
31E141: Still-born child


Shelfmark: Wood E 25(104)

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