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Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1736 and 1763

Notes:

Firth b.19(6) is another edition.



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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(18b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V10223

Title: Cupid's revenge; or An account of a king, who slighted all women, and at length was forced to marry a beggar

First Line: A king once reign'd beyond the seas

References:

ESTC: N70806

Themes:  Cophetua, kingCourtship - difference in social status


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A151: Beggar
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D29: Clothed in rags
41A323: Monumental door, porch, 'aediculum'



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