Broadside Ballads Online

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W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1202

Title: Young women's dreams

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, from the cook to the queen

Themes:  Dreams

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home


IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
25F39(DOVE): Other birds: dove
33C2121: Lover with love-letter
92D152: Cupid handling his weapons
92C48(FLAMING HEART): Attributes of Venus (with NAME)
31A222101: Profane heart symbolism ~ love


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1466

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1467

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1468

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1469

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