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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2473

Title: Old log cabin in the lane

First Line: Oh, I'm growing old and feeble, and I cannot work no more

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24476

Title: True as the stars that are shining

First Line: True as the stars that are shining


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B321: African negroes
31B62313(+81): Smiling (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
35: Pastorals, Arcadian scenes
47I1461: Hay-stack
47I22311: Milkmaid
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
47I2112: Cow


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Shelfmark: Harding B 20(270)


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