Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline o' Embro' town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens, and listen to my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Elopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

3rd Ballad

Title: The wee raggit laddie

First Line: See that wee raggit laddie, that looks sae bare an' duddy

Themes:  Children

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A311: Eyeglasses, spectacles
41D263: Walking-stick, staff

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A421: Curtains
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
43C71751: Blind-man's buff

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C91: One person dancing alone
32B32: Africans

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