Broadside Ballads Online

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Date
    between 1641 and 1674

Notes:

Wood E 25(131) is another issue.



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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(90b)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided.

Ballad - Roud Number: V16332

Title: A good wife is a portion every day or, A dialogue discovering a good wife from a bad

First Line: Come young men and listen to what I'le you show

Tune: Packington's pound

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R233107


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
41D921: 'décolleté'
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
25I28: Outskirts of village
41D262: Fan
26A: Clouds



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