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Printed for G.H. in the Year 1688


Ballad - Roud Number: V20542

Title: Monmouth worsted in the west: or, His care and grief for the death of his poor souldiers

First Line: Now we see the fight is over

Tune: The souldiers departure


ESTC: R43463

Subjects:  Monmouth, James Scott, duke of, 1649-1685

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th century

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45H3(+21): Battle (+ infantry)
45C16(CANNON)(+1): Firearms: cannon (+ during the battle)
44A3(+2)(ENGLAND): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
25I3: Farm or solitary house in landscape
31E23472: Violent death by fusillade
45K1: Fortifications, military engineering
45C16(+1): Firearms (+ during the battle)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9871: Ornament ~ arabesque


Shelfmark: Wood E 25(116)

Notes:  MS annotation below imprint: reprinted

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