Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(4403)

Sheet Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1147

Title: Youth and bloom

First Line: One night I dreamed I lulled asleep as Morpheus lay reposing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley's farewell

First Line: As I roved out one evening fair down by a river side

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusEmigrationCruel father


IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
43C92: One pair dancing; man and woman dancing as a couple
48C7521: One person playing string instrument (bowed)
32B311: Europeans
43A(+4): Festivities (+ dancing ~ festive activities)

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