Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2168

Title: Irish Molly, O

First Line: As I walked out one morning all in the month of May

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13293

Title: I can't bear a cur at my heels

First Line: I like honest pluck in the warfare of life

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
41A54: Fence, wall, paling
31A27112: Running
46B25: Going to the market
31B6(+9224): Morphology of human expression (+ pursuing somebody)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F23(LION): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 2582

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