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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(100a)

Ballad - Roud Number: V8325

Title: An excellent new ballad, intitl'd, The unfortunate love of a Lancashire gentleman, and the hard fortune of a fair young bride

First Line: Look ye faithful lovers

Tune: Come follow my love

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ESTC: T33720

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusWealthElopementMurderCrime - 18th centuryLetter-writing


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31A2513(+82): Arm stretched sidewards (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood



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