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    between 1662 and 1691


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Viewing: Don. b.13(62)

Ballad

Title: The mariner's delight, or, The seaman's seaven [sic] wives

First Line: My dearest I must to the sea

Tune: Hail to the myrtle shades

References:

ESTC: R227294

Themes:  SailorsBigamy


1st Illustration

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

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D921: 'décolleté'
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
33C21: Courting
41A12: Castle
41D921: 'décolleté'
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
25I28: Outskirts of village
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan



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