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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1673 and 1686

Notes:

The third illustration is the printers name (John Clarke) in foliated letters.



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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(30b)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided.

Ballad - Roud Number: V8255

Title: The constant maids resolution: or The damsels loyal love to a seaman

First Line: An amorous damsel in Bristol city

Tune: I love thee dear but I dare not show it

References:

ESTC: R232934


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
33C21: Courting
25H13: Coast

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D921: 'décolleté'
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
25I22: Prospect of village, silhouette of village
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25I24: Public road in village

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M413: Printed historiated initial



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