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Viewing: Wood E 25(52)

Ballad - Roud Number: V2861

Title: A looking-glass for drunkards: or The good-fellows folly

First Line: Drunkards how dare ye boast of your hard drinking?

Tune: Fie, Dutchmen, fie

References:

ESTC: R180141

Themes:  Drunkenness


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
33B3: Fighting
31A63: Vomiting
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
31A2731: Falling
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
48C7562: Vocal popular music
41C324: Tankard
49M31: Single printed leaf: broadsheet, leaflet
41C12: Drinking
41C52: Carousal, drinking-bout, orgy
31A2545(+81): Gripping someone by the shoulder (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
43C94: Group dancing

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
45C14(PIKE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): pike
41D223(DOUBLET): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)
41D231: Trousers, breeches

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A2711: Walking
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D2332: Shoes, sandals
41D223(DOUBLET): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)
41D231: Trousers, breeches

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31A63: Vomiting
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
29A: Animals acting as human beings
41C324: Tankard
41C52: Carousal, drinking-bout, orgy
43C94: Group dancing
31B6(+922): Morphology of human expression (+ fighting)



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