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    between 1641 and 1674


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(224b)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided

Ballad - Roud Number: V9988

Title: The tragedy of Hero and Leander: or, The two unfortunate lovers

First Line: Come mournful muse assist my quill

Tune: I will never love thee more

References:

ESTC: R216114

Themes:  Drowning


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D2661: Necklace
41D222(STANDING BAND): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)
41D222(RUFF): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)
61B112(+51): Anonymous historical persons portrayed in a double portrait (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
61BB112(+51): Anonymous historical persons portrayed in a double portrait - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
46C292: Drowning, shipwrecked person
46C281: Signalling ~ navigation

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ (full) bust portrait)



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