Broadside Ballads Online

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Date
    c.1850

Series Identifier:

397


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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1435

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 51

Title: Cold blows the wind

First Line: Cold blows the wind over my true love

Themes:  Death


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 154

Title: The false hearted lover

First Line: I courted a bonny lass many a day

Themes:  Rejected suitor


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
26D1: Snow
23F41: Winter landscape; landscape symbolizing winter (the four seasons of the year)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
42D11: Proposal, declaration of love
41D262: Fan



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