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Viewing: Harding B 11(418)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9228

Title: Bottle of good rum

First Line: Let farmers praise their grounds, & huntsmen praise their hounds

Themes:  DrinkingMoral reform


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian maid

Themes:  Unrequited love


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V25375

Title: The poor peasant boy

First Line: Thrown on the wide world

Themes:  Orphans


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31B52: Drunkenness
41D212: Coat, cape
31B6(+933): Morphology of human expression (+ holding something)
41D2332: Shoes, sandals
41D231: Trousers, breeches
41C71(+4): Alcoholic drinks (+ foodstuffs in glass bottle or jar, bottled)
31A5331: Wig
31B6(+926): Morphology of human expression (+ despairing)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
31A25344(+82): Wiping away tears (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31B6(+926): Morphology of human expression (+ despairing)



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