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Image ID:
lwlpr25497
Title:
An old ballad of Whittington and his cat.
Published:
[London] : Printed and sold in Aldermary Church-yard, London, [1750?]
Description:
1 sheet : 4 woodcuts ; 18 x 33 cm.
Notes:
A song - "Here I must tell the praise of worthy Whit-". | In this edition, the text is in four columns, with the title above the first two columns. There are four woodcuts. The first and second woodcuts are above their respective columns. The third woodcut is located in the middle of the third column. The fourth woodcut is located near the top of the fourth column.
Reference:
ESTC (RLIN), N068225 | ESTC T42158
Subjects:
  •  Whittington, Richard, d. 1423 - Early works to 1800.
  • Sailors - Early works to 1800.
  • Ballads, English - 18th century.
  • Merchants - Early works to 1800.
  • Cats - Poetry - Early works to 1800.
  • Broadsides - Great Britain - Early works to 1800.
  • Cats.
  • Rats.
  • Eating & drinking.
  • Horseback riding.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Single sheet verse.
  • Broadside poems.
  • Woodcuts - England - London - 1750.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
    View record in ORBIS
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