Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1813 and 1838


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Viewing: Harding B 11(2730)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16327

Title: The Nottingham ale

First Line: Fair Venus the goddess of beauty and love

Themes:  Drinking


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V696

Title: The dark-hair'd girl

First Line: My dark-hair'd girl, thy ringlets deck


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
31B52: Drunkenness
32B311(IRISH): Europeans (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA533: Styles of hairdress - AA - ~ women
31AA235(+2): Sitting figure - AA - female human figure (+ back view)



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