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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy the truth I'll unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: Oh! say not woman's love

First Line: Oh! say not woman's love is bought

Themes:  Women


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31A231: Standing figure
46C223: Harbour
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
46B4941(+01): Merchant shipping, shipping trade
32B33: Asiatic races and peoples
47F22: Packing of products

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
41A3211: Open door
25G(+22): Plants; vegetation (+ branch, stick)
42B7421: Mother and son(s) (family group)
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
41B313: Candlestick
11Q21: One person praying
41AA16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage - AA - civic architecture: inside
41A34: Staircase


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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(93)


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