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Viewing: Harding B 11(2287)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11909

Title: The maid of Martindale

First Line: In Martindale a village gay


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 812

Title: The sheep shearers

First Line: There's the rose bud in June and violets blue

Themes:  Agricultural laborers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass o' Gowrie

First Line: Upon a simmer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
34B232: Fowl (cock, hen, chicken, etc.)
34B2311: Dove-cote
46C24(BARK): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
45C19(SHIELD): Protective weapons: shield
45H33: Hand-to-hand fighting (~ battle)



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