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Viewing: Johnson Ballads fol. 83

Ballad - Roud Number: V5620

Title: Master Frost and Miss Snow

First Line: Since marriage is deem'd a great pleasure

Attributation: Sung ... by Mr. Dowton, of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in his Summer Excursion, 1807

Performers:  Dowton, William, 1764-1851

Themes:  Weather


IconClass Codes:
41D23321: Boots
33C226: Interrupted meeting, lovers caught by surprise
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
26D1: Snow
41D212: Coat, cape
41D211: Dress, gown
41D221: Head-gear
41D231: Trousers, breeches
31B6(+921): Morphology of human expression (+ threatening; fury)
41C122: Pouring
26F: Good and bad weather
23D: Seasons of the year (esp. personifications); 'Stagione', 'Le quattro stagione dell'anno' (Ripa)
26D4: Ice ~ freezing weather

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