Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 19(61)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4082

Title: A new song called The Kerryman's rambles. To the county of Tipperary

First Line: One day in the autumn season

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad

Title: The premature fall of the infidel Garibaldi

First Line: Rejoice you Irish Catholics at Garibaldi's fall

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny blooming Highland Jane

First Line: As I went out one morning fair

Notes:  Harding B 26(455) is another issue with different cuts, of this ballad alone 2806 c.15(3) is another issue, with different cuts, of this ballad alone

Themes:  Death

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48CC7524: One person playing percussion instrument - CC - out of doors
48C7341: Drum (musical instrument)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23D41: Winter, 'Hyems'; 'Inverno' (Ripa)
26D1: Snow
31E34: Finding a dead person
22E2: Coldness

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41A3362: Human figure at (open) window, seen from inside
41D222: Neck-gear ~ clothing

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