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Viewing: Firth b.27(529)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5465

Title: The wild boar hunt

First Line: See, the bright moonbeam of gold lights the mountain

Themes:  Hunting


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46BB222: Pedlar - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce
49M31: Single printed leaf: broadsheet, leaflet
41A7751: Container made of plant material other than wood: basket

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H15: Forest, wood
25F24(DEER): Hoofed animals: deer
25F23(WOLF)(+452): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: wolf (+ animal with prey)



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