Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth b.25(188)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5052

Title: Willie, safe at home! Answer to 'Willie we have missed you'

First Line: Yes, Mary, it is me, dear, safe, safe at home


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: It was on a summer's morning, all in the month of May


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
42B71: Family life at home
42A4: Infant, baby

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
25I28: Outskirts of village
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
41A542: Gate, entrance
31A25552(+82): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))



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