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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(252b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V556

Title: The Winchester wedding: or, Ralph of Reading and Black Bess of the Green

First Line: At Winchester there was a wedding

Tune: The king's jig

References:

ESTC: R234116

Themes:  Weddings


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
48C161: Column, pillar ~ architecture
41D262: Fan
41A622: Summer-house, arbour, garden-house (Dutch: 'theekoepel')



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