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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1278

Title: A new song, called The female friend

First Line: Giddy girls who up and down

References:

ESTC: T195242


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5400

Title: A new song, called Sweet Poll

First Line: Sweet Poll of Plymouth was my dear

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

References:

ESTC: T195242

Themes:  Press-gangs


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V22871

Title: A new song, called The sailor's adieu!

First Line: Cease your whimp'ring, cease your whining

References:

ESTC: T195243

Themes:  Sailors


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V25212

Title: A new song, called The provoked husband

First Line: What a life does he lead

References:

ESTC: T195243

Themes:  Domestic strife


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
33C21: Courting
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D211: Dress, gown
25G11: Groups of trees
31A26211: One leg in front of the other, walking position

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
45C221: Helmet
46C13185: Rearing (horse in motion)
45C14(LANCE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): lance

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41D212: Coat, cape


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 6(15)


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