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Viewing: Wood E 25(51)

Ballad - Roud Number: V29408

Title: The trappaner trappand, or, A cunning gossip caught in a trap

First Line: You female trappanners I pray you draw near

Tune: The flatteries of fate, or Mall Cooper is grown so gallant and gay

References:

ESTC: R233935

Subjects:  Oxfordshire (England)

Themes:  Deception


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
41D921: 'décolleté'
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan
41D223(WAISTCOAT): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6(+9131): Morphology of human expression (+ beckoning)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D921: 'décolleté'
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure



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