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Viewing: Harding B 11(4182)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray

First Line: Why are you wand'ring here I pray


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1625

Title: Here we meet too soon to part

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1409

Title: The evening star

First Line: Oh sweetly shines the summer's sun


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15742

Title: Our country is our ship

First Line: Our country is our ship d'ye see

Authors:  Cobb, James, 1756-1818


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
34B11: Dog
35: Pastorals, Arcadian scenes
42D11: Proposal, declaration of love
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
35: Pastorals, Arcadian scenes
31AA2364: Lying on one side, with uplifted upper part of the body and leaning on the arm - AA - female human figure
47I2211: Herd, flock
33C2111: Watching the beloved asleep



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