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Viewing: Harding B 11(1245)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15496

Title: The fortunate maid

First Line: 'Tis of a pretty maiden fair

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers parted


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10070

Title: With an honest old friend

First Line: With an honest old friend and a merry old song

Themes:  Drinking


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IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
48C51562: (feigned) picture curtain
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear
41C322: Mug, beaker, goblet
41C345: Bowl



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