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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(195b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V28339

Title: The soldiers fortune: or The taking of Mardike

First Line: When first Mardike was made a prey

References:

ESTC: R227383

Subjects:  Mardyke

Themes:  Anglo-Dutch War, 1656-1657


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier
45C14(PIKE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): pike

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city



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