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    between 1672 and 1696


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(73b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V31508

Title: The faithful lovers: or, Tommy and Betty's declarations

First Line: Tommy and his love were walking

Tune: Tender hearts of London City

References:

ESTC: R233046


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D262: Fan
25H172: 'locus amoenus' motif; pleasant place with trees (~ taste), meadows (~ sight), spring or brook (~ feeling), singing birds (~ hearing) and flowers (~ smell)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
41A622: Summer-house, arbour, garden-house (Dutch: 'theekoepel')

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
41A12: Castle
31A231: Standing figure



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