Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1666 and 1679


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Viewing: 4o Rawl. 566(75)

Ballad

Title: Poor Robins good counsel; or, His exhortation to good husbandry

First Line: Good people hear what I shall tell

Tune: A fig for France

References:

ESTC: R220405

Themes:  Wealth


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41D221: Head-gear
31A244: Head bent forward; bowing

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41D212(+43): Coat, cape (+ fur used for clothes)
41A721: Chair
31D16: Old man
49C3: Scholar, philosopher
31A444412: Anthropomorphic beings with parts of abnormal shape

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A25161(+82): Arm or hand held in front of the chest (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))



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