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Viewing: Firth b.25(528)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the wind from the north'ard blew keenly

Themes:  NavalSmuggling


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V459

Title: A thumping glass of gin

First Line: Oh! a woman I do love, believe me that is true

Themes:  Drunkenness - women


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C16(CANNON)(+1): Firearms: cannon (+ during the battle)
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)
45H3(+3): Battle (+ naval force)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E111: Shroud
31E3: The corpse



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