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    between 1736 and 1763


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(14a)

Ballad

Title: The crafty lover; or, The lawyer outwitted

First Line: Of a rich counsellor I write

Tune: I'll love thee more and more

References:

ESTC: N70803

Themes:  WealthElopementLawyers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
46C1318: Horse in motion
25I28: Outskirts of village
42D232: Elopement, running away

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D111: Man kneeling before his beloved (proposing)
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
92D152: Cupid handling his weapons



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