Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3930

Title: English emigrant

First Line: God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1994

Title: Logie o' Buchan

First Line: O Logie o' Buchan, O Logie the laird

Themes:  Unrequited love

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31A2711: Walking
33A13: Meeting
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
41B2141: Chimney-piece, mantelpiece
48C514: Picture, painting
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
44G321(GIBBET): Instruments of torture, execution or punishment (with NAME)
31E2355(+6): Violent death by hanging (+ execution (by judicial verdict))
41B211: Warming oneself at a fire (or hearth, stove, fire-pan, brazier)
41D221(+5): Head-gear (+ dressing, putting on clothes)
31B621(+924): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ fearing, being suspicious)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
41C4: (family) meal
41C2621: Cutting meat
41A223: Dining-room
31A235: Sitting figure
41C326: Jar, jug (used as drinking-vessel)
47D8(SCISSORS): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: scissors
33A3: Visiting; receiving guests; elegant company
41C111: Giving food
31B621(+928): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ having pleasure in the misfortune of others)
41C673: Sauces


Shelfmark: 2806 d.31(55)

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Shelfmark: Firth b.27(468)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1077)

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