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Viewing: Harding B 11(2040)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12725

Title: Laid up in a port

First Line: Tho' I'm laid up in port, I'm not outward bound

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V692

Title: The girl I adore

First Line: Tho' summoned by honour to far distant plains


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1554

Title: The lass of London city

First Line: As I was a walking, one fine summer's morning

Themes:  Prostitution


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2891

Title: Just like love

First Line: Just like love is yonder rose

Authors:  Strangford, Percy Clinton Sydney Smythe, Viscount, 1780-1855


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
43A2(+61): Private festivities, merry company (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)



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