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Date
    between 1672 and 1696

Notes:

4o Rawl. 566(34) is another edition.



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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(55a)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left edge, lacking part of first illustration.

Ballad - Roud Number: V16958

Title: The delights of the bottle or, The town-gallants declaration for women and wine

First Line: The delights of the bottle, & charms of good wine

Authors:  Shadwell, Thomas, 1642-1692

References:

ESTC: R235590

Themes:  Drinking


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41B313: Candlestick
43A433: Crowning with laurel
31B51: Intoxication
11G23: Angels crowning and/or bringing palm-branches

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41A721: Chair
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41B313: Candlestick
41C324: Tankard
49M31: Single printed leaf: broadsheet, leaflet



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