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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(174b)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped top edge

Ballad

Title: Popery unvaild

First Line: Hold fast thy sword and scepter Charles

Tune: Young Pheon

References:

ESTC: R233582

Themes:  Catholic Church


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ (full) bust portrait)
48A98311(+2): Foliage ~ ornament (+ framing decorations)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
61B2(Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685): Historical person (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A233: Kneeling figure
45H33: Hand-to-hand fighting (~ battle)
25I1461: City-gate
11Q751: (public) prayer

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B8: Fool, simpleton, numskull
41A361: Tower (of house or building)
46C13142(+7333): Ass, donkey (+ ears of an animal)



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