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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(50b)

Ballad - Roud Number: 302

Title: An excellent ballad of King John and the abbot of Canterbury

First Line: I will tell you a story, a story anon

Tune: The king and lord abbot

References:

ESTC: T33696

Subjects:  John, King of England, 1167-1216

Themes:  Court and courtiers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
41D212: Coat, cape
11P3: Organization, functionaries and dignitaries in churches and in related institutions



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