Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Ballandine breas

First Line: Over yon moorlands down by yon glen

2nd Ballad

Title: When faithful lovers meet

First Line: When faithful lovers meet

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A51(GREAT BRITAIN): Personifications of countries, nations, states, districts, etc. (with NAME)
45C19(SHIELD): Protective weapons: shield
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
47I213: Sheep
45C11(SPEAR): Casting weapons: spear
46B4941(+01): Merchant shipping, shipping trade
47H14: Wool (material ~ textile industry)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11M32: Hope, 'Spes'; 'Speranza divina e certa' (Ripa) ~ one of the Three Theological Virtues


Shelfmark: Firth b.28(31a)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(134)

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