Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V813

Title: Stunning pair of legs

First Line: I'm a buxom little fellow, now, it's true I do declare

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6534

Title: Kitty of Coleraine

First Line: As beautiful Kitty, one morning was tripping

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Old uncle Ned

First Line: I will sing you a song, of my old uncle Ned

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2518(+81): Hand on the hip - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A42(+15): Human beings (legendary or not) of abnormal proportions, size, strength, etc. (+ legs)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
47I22311: Milkmaid
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders


Shelfmark: Firth c.26(216)

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