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Slip. Harding B 22(100) is another edition.



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Viewing: Firth b.33(32)

Sheet Notes:  Slip.

Ballad - Roud Number: 1519

Title: The frolicksome keeper. A new song

First Line: There was a keeper, a keeper, I know

Themes:  Sexual intercourseGamekeepers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C15: Archer's weapons
25H15: Forest, wood
43C1142: Hunters hunting (N.B.: In 1988-1990 this notation denoted the concept of 43C11421 'hunters resting during the hunt')
43C111241: Stag-hunting

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
92L17: Specific aspects, allegorical aspects of Bacchus; Bacchus as patron
41C711: Wine ~ alcoholic drinks



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