Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth c.13(224)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V738

Title: Katty avourneen

First Line: Twas a cold winter night, and the tempest was snarling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13871

Title: Nancy Lee

First Line: Of all the wives that e'er I know

Themes:  MarriageSailors

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
41A17: Farm (building)
46C11: Road, path
41A3611: Spire (of tower on house or building)
47H31: Spinning (manufacture of yarn)
47D41: Watermill

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))
48A98(+2): Ornaments ~ art (+ framing decorations)

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