Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1663 and 1674


Wood E 25(11) is another edition.


Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(211b)

Sheet Notes:  Title cropped off

Ballad - Roud Number: 9735

Title: [The Spanish ladies love]

First Line: Will you hear a Spanish lady

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600


ESTC: R233883

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
45C221: Helmet
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D2661: Necklace
41D211: Dress, gown
41D222(STANDING BAND): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
46C1462: Spur
33C214: Presents offered to the beloved
33C31: One-sided courting

Click image to view larger

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.