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Viewing: Wood 401(173)

Sheet Notes:  MS note beside imprint gives date: 1660

Ballad - Roud Number: V12499

Title: The wonderfull and miraculous escape of our gracious king, from that dismal, black and gloomie defeat at Worster

First Line: Come you learned poets let's cal [sic]

Tune: Come let's drink the time invites

References:

ESTC: R218915

Subjects:  Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th centuryWorcester, battle of, 1651


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D23321: Boots
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
31D12: Youth, adolescent
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
46A1241(GARTER): Knighthood order (with NAME)
41D212(+6): Coat, cape (+ undressing, taking off clothes)
41D223(DOUBLET): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)
41D231: Trousers, breeches
31D13: Adolescent, young woman, maiden

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
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.)
31A235: Sitting figure
41B313: Candlestick
41C324: Tankard
49M31: Single printed leaf: broadsheet, leaflet
48C167: Pavement, floor ~ architecture



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