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Ballad - Roud Number: V12962

Title: Nancy's complaint for the loss of her sailor, who was killed by the French on the first of August. A new song

First Line: Near a clear chrystal stream, where sweet flowers do grow

References:

ESTC: T39556

Themes:  Letter-writingNile, battle of the, 1798


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
71E3314: An angel holding a sword bars the way and causes Balaam's ass to turn aside; the angel is invisible to Balaam


Printings:

Shelfmark: Firth c.12(212)

Notes:  Slip


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Shelfmark: Harding B 22(182)

Notes:  Slip


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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 376

Notes:  Slip


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