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Date
    between 1672 and 1696


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Viewing: Firth b.19(5)

Sheet Notes:  Torn at lower right, lacking part of imprint

Ballad - Roud Number: V25715

Title: The cuckcoo of the times

First Line: Tom Tinkers wife Joan Ruggles sat

Tune: The wandering Jews chronicle

References:

ESTC: R228098

Subjects:  Derby, James Stanley, earl of, 1607-1651Bradshaw, Henry, d. 1661Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  Cuckoldry


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ (full) bust portrait)
41A6711: Flowers in a vase
31B6(+933): Morphology of human expression (+ holding something)



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