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Viewing: Wood 401(41)

Ballad - Roud Number: 3986

Title: Robin Hoods delight. Or, A merry combat fought between Robin Hood, Little John, and Will Scarelock, and three stout keepers in Sheerwood Forrest

First Line: There is some will talk of lords & knights

Tune: Robin Hood, and Queen Katherine

References:

ESTC: R182809

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier
45C15: Archer's weapons
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D2657: Shoulder-belt, bandoleer
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd
31A(+73): The (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) (+ three persons)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A231(+2): Standing figure (+ back view)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A2753: Rotating, twisting (movement of the human body)



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