Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1641 and 1674

Notes:

Douce Ballads 2(155a) is another edition.



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Viewing: Wood E 25(38)

Ballad - Roud Number: V30256

Title: The merry mans resolution or, A London frollick

First Line: If young men and maidens will listen a while

Tune: Ile hold thee five shillings

Authors:  Jones, Thomas

References:

ESTC: R234904


1st 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))
41D223(SHAWL)(+81): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME) (+ men's clothes)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
48C7521: One person playing string instrument (bowed)
31A235: Sitting figure
48C167: Pavement, floor ~ architecture



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