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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(53)

Ballad - Roud Number: V29533

Title: The lamentation of a bad market

First Line: You Christian people all give ear

References:

ESTC: N70840

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  ChildrenParliament


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
44G35: Body of the executed displayed in public
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
44G32: Executioner, hangman
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
31A2711: Walking
46A14: Farmers
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
46B46: Contract of sale



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