Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(2036)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24888

Title: The lady and the Welsh ploughboy

First Line: All in the month of May

Themes:  Ploughboys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8449

Title: The Welshboy's answer [to the lady and the Welsh ploughboy]

First Line: The welsh boy overhearing

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F34: Owls

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F36(GOOSE): Water-birds: goose
25F23(FOX)(+452): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: fox (+ animal with prey)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
48C7352: Horn, trumpet, cornet, trombone, tuba

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C625: Pie

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