Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1672 and 1696

Notes:

Don. b.13(24) is another edition.



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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(85b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V8171

Title: The down-right country-man; or, The faithful dairy-maid

First Line: I am a down-right country-man

Tune: Hey boys up go we

References:

ESTC: R235412

Themes:  City vs. country


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
41D267: Purse, money-bag

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
46A1632: Money-chest, treasure-chest, money-box

3rd Illustration

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

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D267: Purse, money-bag
41D262: Fan

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41: Flowers

6th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D921: 'décolleté'
61BB11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))

7th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))



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