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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(241br)

Sheet Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(241br); sheet divided. Another ballad is printed on the reverse. Harding B 39(19) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 2(241br).

Ballad - Roud Number: V9274

Title: The world's wonder! Or The prophetical fish

First Line: I'le tell you of a wonder

Tune: When stormy winds do blow


ESTC: R234035

Themes:  French wars, 1660s-1670sProphecies


IconClass Codes:
25FF: Fabulous animals (sometimes wrongly called 'grotesques'); 'Mostri' (Ripa)
45A10: Symbols, allegories of war; 'Guerra' (Ripa)
11P31111: Insignia of the pope, e.g. tiara

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