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Viewing: Ashm. H 23(47)

Sheet Notes:  Torn upper left corner.

Ballad - Roud Number: V22777

Title: A warning to all priests and jesuites, by the example of two masse-priests which ... were hangd

First Line: Come you seducers all

Tune: A rich merchant man


ESTC: R231668

Themes:  Religious controversy - 17th centuryExecutions - 17th century

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44G35: Body of the executed displayed in public
44G32: Executioner, hangman
44G3415: (person under sentence of death) on the way to the scaffold or place of execution
31E23121: Violent death by burning at the stake; pyre
44C19: Traitor to one's country
31E23623: Violent death by disembowelment, pulling out of intestines

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44G35: Body of the executed displayed in public
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
44C32: War of classes

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