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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7193

Title: And was'nt she a tidy one

First Line: I married a wife, and who cares? said I

Themes:  Marriage


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5135

Title: 'Tis only a soldier that's dead

First Line: All is silent and dark -- on the night's heavy air

Themes:  Soldiers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
61B112: Anonymous historical persons portrayed in a double portrait

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
48CC7524: One person playing percussion instrument - CC - out of doors
45C9: Military music
45B11: Recruitment
45F31: Mobilization of troops; call to arms


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Shelfmark: Harding B 28(245)


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