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Viewing: Douce Ballads 4(6)

Ballad

Title: The 'squire of St. James's

First Line: It is of a young 'squire I mean for to write

References:

ESTC: N23486

Themes:  AdulteryPregnancy


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A23: Bedroom
41A7612: Bed with tester
33C234: (lovers) caressing each other

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44G13: Magistracy, judges
42D37: Partner deceived

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C4: Coitus, cohabiting, sexual intercourse
41A7612: Bed with tester
42D371: With the unwanted third party
42D39: Adultery



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