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Viewing: Harding B 3(59)

Sheet Notes:  Cropped.

Ballad - Roud Number: V32396

Title: [The] wanton baker of Westminster: or, The cook's two leg timpany

First Line: In Westminster lived a baker by trade

Tune: Clack, clack


ESTC: T208208

Themes:  Pregnancy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46D32: Newsboy, newsman
48C75621: Ballad singer, ballad seller
41D221: Head-gear
41A336: Human figure at (open) window

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A33: Window
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41A23: Bedroom
41A7612: Bed with tester
41D2332: Shoes, sandals
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)
31A2511(+82): Arm raised upward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31AA511: Mirror - AA - (for) women
33C1: Pernicious influence of women, 'femmes fatales'

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46D32: Newsboy, newsman
41D221: Head-gear
31A2521: Arms crossed

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