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Viewing: Wood E 25(119)

Ballad - Roud Number: V8906

Title: All things be dear but poor mens labour; or, The sad complaint of poor people

First Line: Kind country-men lissen [sic] I pray

Tune: Hold buckle and thong together

Authors:  W., L.

References:

ESTC: R186106

Themes:  FarmersPoverty


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
33B1: Quarrel, argument

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49G3: Medical examination, medical treatment
49G1: Physician, doctor
49G2: Patient, sick person
31A(+89): The (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) (+ nude human being)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49G3: Medical examination, medical treatment
49G1: Physician, doctor
49G2: Patient, sick person
31A(+89): The (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) (+ nude human being)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49G3: Medical examination, medical treatment
49G1: Physician, doctor
31A(+89): The (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) (+ nude human being)



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