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    between 1672 and 1696


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(65b)

Sheet Notes:  Additional tune title supplied in MS: Would you be a man in fashon [sic]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1594

Title: The dumb lady; or, No, no, not I: I'le answer

First Line: Underneath a little mountain

Tune: The doubtful virgin, or the new Borey, or Will you be a man of fashion

References:

ESTC: R235413

Themes:  Sexual intercourse


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41A12: Castle
31B8: Fool, simpleton, numskull
46C13142(+7333): Ass, donkey (+ ears of an animal)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11R512: (woman) looking in a mirror ~ scene symbolizing 'Vanitas'
25F35(PEACOCK): Ornamental birds: peacock
31AA51111: Reflection (in a mirror) - AA - (for) women

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A2711: Walking
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan



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