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Viewing: Firth b.25(277)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2673

Title: The post captain

First Line: When Steerwell heard me first impart

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V542

Title: I never lov'd any, dear Mary, but you

First Line: You tell me dear girl, that I'm given to rove


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D131: Dandy, beau
41C742(+1): Cigar (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)



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