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    between 1683 and 1696


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(58b)

Ballad

Title: The undutiful daughter of Devonshire: or, The careful kind indulgent fathers entreaties for her to forsake her lover a spend-thrift, and to embrace a farmers hopeful son

First Line: Behold I am an aged man

Tune: How can I be merry or glad

References:

ESTC: R233010

Themes:  Marriage prospects


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D262: Fan
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan
25I24: Public road in village



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