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Book, Quarto, Print, Illustration, Image
The word ‘scold’ was used to define women – and, much more rarely, men – who disturbed their neighbours’ peace with goss...
Broadside ballad, Ephemera, Woodcut, Illustration, Image
This humorous 17th-century broadside ballad portrays the Master Constable as a self-important busy-body. He is exposed a...
Manuscript, Drawing, Illustration, Image
This handwritten volume, known as the Newcastle Manuscript, is an anthology of verse and prose made for Sir William Cave...