Broadside Ballads Online

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See Carnell (1979): F47 for imprint. See Thomas Bewick, Select Fables (1820) and Croxall's Aesop (1722) for versions of the first illustration.

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22548

Title: A much-admired song, called Drien Dhun

First Line: It's late I am captivated by a handsome young man

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2948

Title: True lover's discussion

First Line: One pleasant evening when pinks and daisies

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
47I221: Herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc.
34A9: Man tormenting animal(s)
85(SHEEP-BITER): Fables (with TITLE)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F38(PARTRIDGE): Walker and runner birds: partridge

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