Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1641 and 1674

Notes:

Reference: Wing (2nd ed.) F1113



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Viewing: Wood E 25(95)

Ballad - Roud Number: V23455

Title: Five merry wives of Lambeth or The carpenter cornuted

First Line: Come Lambeth wives & gossips all

Tune: I am a jovial bachelor

References:

ESTC: R218308


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31A25552(+82): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))



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