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Harding B 11(139) is another edition. Harding B 11(139) is another edition.

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Viewing: Harding B 11(138)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Banks of Allan water; or, The miller's daughter

First Line: On the banks of Allan water

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2315

Title: Johnny Cope

First Line: Cope sent a letter frae Dunbar

Subjects:  Cope, John, Sir, d. 1760

Themes:  Prestonpans, battle of, 1745

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
13A1: Spirit, ghost
41A23: Bedroom
41A7612: Bed with tester
31A235: Sitting figure
31B17: Waking up
41D252: Nightwear

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
25H11: Mountains

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