Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 6(6)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6042

Title: Nan of the hill

First Line: Assist me every tuneful bird


ESTC: T195205

2nd Ballad

Title: Take care how you marry

First Line: When that I was about 20 years old, fal lal lal


ESTC: T195206

Themes:  Marriage

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
41A12: Castle
31A231: Standing figure
25I14: Public road

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
31AA533: Styles of hairdress - AA - ~ women
31A231: Standing figure
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
33A14: Embracing each other, kissing
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear

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