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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1674 and 1679

Notes:

The third illustration bears the initials: K.R.


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Viewing: 4o Rawl. 566(93)

Ballad - Roud Number: V6934

Title: The fickle Northern lass; or, The wronged shepherds resolution

First Line: There was a lass in the North country

Tune: There was a lass in the North country

References:

ESTC: R235644

Themes:  Unrequited love


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31B6(+933): Morphology of human expression (+ holding something)
25G41(LILY): Flowers: lily
25I22: Prospect of village, silhouette of village

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
41A12: Castle
31A231: Standing figure

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA533: Styles of hairdress - AA - ~ women
41D921: 'décolleté'
41D266: Ornaments, jewels
61BB2(Catherine of Braganza, consort of Charles II, King of England, 1638-1705): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
41D222(CRAVAT): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)



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