Broadside Ballads Online

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Date
    between 1672 and 1696


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Viewing: Don. b.13(75)

Ballad

Title: The poor man's prayer for peace, in these sorrowful times of trouble. Or, Poor England's misery in this time of distress

First Line: Poor Englands sorrows this many a year

Tune: Game at cards

References:

ESTC: R227400

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th century


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A7: Crowd, mob

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231(+3): Standing figure (+ sideview, profile)
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A7: Crowd, mob

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11G1921: Angel(s) with book(-scroll) or banderole



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