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Viewing: Wood E 25(50)

Ballad - Roud Number: V4870

Title: An honest mans delight: or Knavery made known

First Line: I have been a travellor thirty three years

Tune: I'le hold thee five shillings

Authors:  Jordan, Thomas, 1612-1685

References:

ESTC: R179163

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  LawyersCheating


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9871: Ornament ~ arabesque
92B11221: 'Cornucopia', Horn of Plenty

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D223(SHAWL)(+81): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME) (+ men's clothes)

3rd 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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