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Viewing: Wood E 25(98)

Ballad - Roud Number: V24730

Title: The matchless murder

First Line: Come and assist my trembling pen

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R1817

Themes:  Murder


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
46C13141: Horse
46C1444: Four-wheeled vehicle drawn by more than three animals
46C1463: Whip

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D2657: Shoulder-belt, bandoleer
44G5111: Murder
45C16(PISTOL): Firearms (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
92D1916: Cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
41A721: Chair
41A2: Interior of the house
41A23: Bedroom
31A236: Lying figure
41A7612: Bed with tester



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