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Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Harding B 11(1327) is another edition.

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Viewing: Harding B 11(1328)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12727

Title: The girls of Lancashire

First Line: Attend you lads and lasses and a story you shall hear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Themes:  Girls

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2099

Title: With my jug in one hand

First Line: With my pipe in one hand, and my jug in the other

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V128

Title: And home I came merry at last

First Line: Sorrow's a sniviling boy

Notes:  Followed by a round in three lines

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I15(RAKE): Agricultural implements: rake
47I1421: Sheaf

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41B2141: Chimney-piece, mantelpiece
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
31A235: Sitting figure
41C326: Jar, jug (used as drinking-vessel)
41C323: Glass, rummer

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