Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1674 and 1679

Notes:

Caption of illustration: \"This it is to be contented Brother\"



Search

Viewing: Wood E 25(123)

Ballad - Roud Number: V22831

Title: The rich and flourishing cuckold well satisfied

First Line: The delights of a cuckold that doth not repine

Tune: The delights of the bottle

References:

ESTC: R182701

Themes:  Cuckoldry


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46B311: Coin
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41A721: Chair
31B6235(+81): Speaking (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
42D37: Partner deceived
25F(+332): Animals (+ antlers; horn)
55A1: Acquisition, Gain, Profit
25D11: Precious and semiprecious stones
25F(+352): Animals (+ feathers)
54AA8: Cowardice

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31AA2511(+81): Arm raised upward - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D212: Coat, cape



Click image to view larger




Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×