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    between 1641 and 1674


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Viewing: Wood E 25(59)

Ballad

Title: Poor Robin and Betty or, Sport upon sport

First Line: As I abroad for my pleasure did walk

Tune: Wanton Willy, or Loving Lad and Coy Lass

References:

ESTC: R181943


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D262: Fan
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)
31B6(+9131): Morphology of human expression (+ beckoning)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A2711: Walking
41D23321: Boots
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A25161(+82): Arm or hand held in front of the chest (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))



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