Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1813 and 1838


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Viewing: Harding B 11(1187)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 226

Title: The female drummer

First Line: A maiden I was at the age of sixteen

Themes:  Women soldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 833

Title: The mower

First Line: It was on one summer's morning on the 14th day of May

Themes:  Sexual intercourse


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
25G11: Groups of trees
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
41D131: Dandy, beau
41D2332: Shoes, sandals
41D223(WAISTCOAT): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)
31A5111: Looking in the mirror; contemplation of own beauty



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