Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1689 and 1709


Mus. 1 c.118(6a) is another edition. Compare the illustration of Harding B 5(76).


Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(102b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent ballad, entitul'd, The wandring prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido


ESTC: R213662

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literatureDido and Aeneas


IconClass Codes:
96B21: Aeneas' fleet cast on the coast of Libya
96B24: The meeting of Aeneas and Dido; when he approaches her throne, the cloud enveloping him and Achates vanishes

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