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Viewing: Johnson Ballads fol. 141

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V762

Title: The letter

First Line: Fare thee well, love, now thou art going

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman, spare that tree

First Line: Woodman, spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

Themes:  Woodcutting


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V383

Title: The fairy boy

First Line: A mother came while stars were falling

Themes:  Fairies


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V16413

Title: Moll Row

First Line: The whimsical pain that has got me


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V15779

Title: The raccoon; or Sitting on a rail

First Line: As I walk out by de light ob de moon

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V540

Title: Lowly Mary

First Line: Flowery spring has deck'd the dale


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20795

Title: Farewell Rosina

First Line: Farewell Rosina, lovely fair


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I221(+22): Herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc. (+ women (labourers))
35: Pastorals, Arcadian scenes
33C21: Courting



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