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Viewing: Wood E 25(133)

Ballad - Roud Number: V33165

Title: The combers whistle. Or, The sport of the spring

First Line: All in a pleasant morning, in the merry month of May

Tune: The carman's whistle

References:

ESTC: R214931

Themes:  Sexual intercourse


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D921: 'décolleté'
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31B6(+9131): Morphology of human expression (+ beckoning)
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D231: Trousers, breeches
31B6(+9131): Morphology of human expression (+ beckoning)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
25G4(THISTLE): Plants and herbs: thistle
61B2(Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649): Historical person (with NAME)
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.
25G41(LILY): Flowers: lily
61BB2(Henrietta Maria, consort of Charles I, King of England, 1609-1669): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman

4th Illustration

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

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31A25161(+82): Arm or hand held in front of the chest (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))



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