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Printed for J. Hose, over-against the Kings-Arms at Holbourn- bridge


4o Rawl. 566(120) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32041

Title: The plow-mans prophesie. Or The country-mans calculation

First Line: Come listen all you that to mirth are inclin'd

Tune: Cook Laurel


ESTC: R181896

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231(+3): Standing figure (+ sideview, profile)
41D222: Neck-gear ~ clothing

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A13: Meeting
46A22: Contrast between urban and rural life; city dweller versus country dweller

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I141: Reaping, picking, mowing ~ harvest
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
47I15(RAKE): Agricultural implements: rake
47I1451: Hay-wagon
46C1422: Two-wheeled vehicle drawn by two animals
47I15(SICKLE): Agricultural implements: sickle

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231: Standing figure
41D222(RUFF): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Wood E 25(81)

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