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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1802

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lilly of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Authors:  Brown, G.


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Pregnancy


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V184

Title: Beautiful child

First Line: Beautiful child by thy mother's knee


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
31B181: Fainting, swooning

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A12: Shaking hands, 'dextrarum junctio'
11C11: The all-seeing eye, triangle with eye ~ symbol of God the Father




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