Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V938

Title: Savourna deelish; or, The moment was sad

First Line: Oh the moment was sad when my love and I parted

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1918

Title: Courting too slow

First Line: It was early one morning, I tripp'd o'er yon sands

Themes:  Rejected suitor

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A7612: Bed with tester
23T27(XVI): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries (with Roman NUMBER of century)
33C2111: Watching the beloved asleep

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
31B6(+913): Morphology of human expression (+ swinging, waving)


Shelfmark: 2806 d.31(49)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3432)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 3377

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