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    1675

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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(158a)

Sheet Notes:  Harding B 39(13) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 2(158a). Douce Ballads 2(158a) torn top and left edges. MS amendment in the centre column.

Ballad - Roud Number: V20575

Title: The modish whore; or, Wee'l raise up our honour again

First Line: I am a knights lady and newly decay'd

References:

ESTC: R233472

Themes:  Prostitution


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A2513(+81): Arm stretched sidewards (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D212: Coat, cape

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D267: Purse, money-bag
41D262: Fan



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