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Viewing: Douce Ballads 4(39)

Ballad - Roud Number: V25455

Title: An excellent old ballad, called Pride will have a fall

First Line: To lordings [sic] proud I tune my song

Notes:  First part only. The text is similar to that of MS. Eng. poet. c.41(f. 82) and Pamph. 357(11)

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ESTC: T5535

Themes:  DuellingAristocracy


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IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
41A721: Chair
33B3: Fighting
46C1318: Horse in motion
31A236: Lying figure
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.
46C1444: Four-wheeled vehicle drawn by more than three animals
31B6214(+81): Weeping (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))



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