Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1736 and 1763


Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(92a)

Ballad - Roud Number: V562

Title: The temple wedding: or, Love at first sight

First Line: In London fair city a young man and a maid


ESTC: N70870

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusServants

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q73124: Marriage ~ Protestant service

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D262: Fan
31AA56: Servant - AA - chambermaid
31AA554: Dressing someone else - AA - female human figure

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B1211: Throne-room
44BB113: King - BB - female ruler
33C22: Lovers' meeting

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