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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1780 and 1812

Notes:

See Harding B 3(51)


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Ballad - Roud Number: V20231

Title: The sorrows of Yamba; or, The negro woman's lamentation

First Line: In St. Lucie's distant isle

Tune: Hosier's ghost

References:

ESTC: T49535

Themes:  SlaveryAfricans


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
32B321: African negroes
25K1: Landscapes in tropical and sub-tropical regions
31D112: Child
46C271: Crew ~ ship
41A18: Hut, cabin, lodge
46A181: Slave-trade
33B41: Kidnapping

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B321: African negroes
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
46C2712: Discipline and punishment (on board)
46A181: Slave-trade
46CC21: Ships (in general) - CC - more than one ship

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B321: African negroes
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
46A181: Slave-trade
46B412: Selling

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B321: African negroes
25K1: Landscapes in tropical and sub-tropical regions
11P331: Functionaries and dignitaries ~ episcopal Protestant churches
41A18: Hut, cabin, lodge
11Q7321: Baptism, christening ceremony ~ the first of the seven sacraments


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 3(50)


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