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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6404

Title: A flower from my angel mother's grave

First Line: I've a casket at [h]ome that is filled with precious gems


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9577

Title: Maggie May

First Line: The spring had come, the flowers in bloom


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A51(GREAT BRITAIN): Personifications of countries, nations, states, districts, etc. (with NAME)
31B6214(+82): Weeping (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
42E31: Grave, tomb
42E131: Mourning the dead
23U22: Hourglass
31A72: Female sex; woman
42B7422: Mother and daughter(s) (family group)
44BB191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty) - BB - female ruler
42E351: Effigy, 'gisant' (portrait-figure on closed coffin or in 'castrum doloris'), transi
61BB2(Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain, 1768-1821): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman
23A4: Allegorical representations of the effects of time


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Shelfmark: Harding B 20(56)


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