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Ballad

Title: A true subiects wish. For the happy successe of our royall army preparing to resist the factious rebellion of those insolent covenanters ... in Scotland

First Line: If ever England had occasion

Tune: O how now Mars

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

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ESTC: S119914

Subjects:  Northumberland, Algernon Percy, Earl of, 1602-1668

Themes:  Bishops' war, 1640


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
46C1462: Spur

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231: Standing figure
41D212: Coat, cape
46C1462: Spur
25G41: Flowers

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1318(+22): Horse in motion (+ two persons ~ traffic and transport)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48CC7525: One person playing wind instrument - CC - out of doors
46C1318(+22): Horse in motion (+ two persons ~ traffic and transport)
46A123: Herald



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