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    between 1672 and 1696


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(45b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V8170

Title: The citizens vindication against the down right countrey-man (alias Boobee)

First Line: What silly senseless countrey clown

Tune: Hey boys up go we

References:

ESTC: R174064

Themes:  WomenCity vs. country


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A2513(+81): Arm stretched sidewards (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA533: Styles of hairdress - AA - ~ women
41D921: 'décolleté'
61BB11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
41D2661: Necklace
31AA515: Painting of body or face - AA - (for) women

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I22311: Milkmaid
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
46A17: Working class, labourers
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C322: Mug, beaker, goblet
31A7: The sexes (human being)
43C1(+41614): Sports, games ~ animals (+ fish-hook)



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