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Viewing: Harding B 11(401)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 899

Title: The bonny boy from underneath my apron

First Line: As a pretty fair maid was going up the stairs

Themes:  Pregnancy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2653

Title: Ben Bolt

First Line: Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
41A723: Bench
41A33: Window
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
31A2513(+82): Arm stretched sidewards (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
49N1: Reading to somebody
31B6(+931): Morphology of human expression (+ indicating, pointing at)



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