Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6403

Title: Silver threads among the gold

First Line: Darling, I am growing old

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 16745

Title: We never miss a mother till she's gone

First Line: When I left my happy home, in thrs [sic] world to roam

Themes:  Mothers


IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
31A4153: Crutches
49M32: Book
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31D5: Young versus old age; young and old
49B(+4): Scholastic education, tuition (+ pupil)
31A412: Deaf, deafness


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3522)

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