Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1674 and 1679


Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(105a)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided

Ballad - Roud Number: V10088

Title: The jolly shepherd, and jovial shepherdess; or, A pastoral dialogue between Alexis and Celia

First Line: Alexis. Alas my dear Celia

Tune: Strephon and Cloris


ESTC: R233160

Themes:  Pastoral


IconClass Codes:
35: Pastorals, Arcadian scenes
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
25I13: Public gardens, park
92D19164: Cupids together with attributes of the arts, sciences, etc.
48C24: Piece of sculpture, reproduction of a piece of sculpture
41A641: Statues, sculptures in garden

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