Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V188

Title: The beautiful maid of my soul

First Line: I seek her on every shore

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: When a boy, Harry Bluff left his friends and his home

Themes:  SailorsWar

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
25H15: Forest, wood
31A2545(+82): Gripping someone by the shoulder (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
45B6: The soldier off duty
43B14: Enjoying nature ~ plants, herbs and flowers

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
46C2231(+64): Pier, quay, wharf (+ arrival, coming to anchor, at anchor)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(213)

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