Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1813 and 1838


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Viewing: Harding B 11(2836)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2171

Title: Old woman and her cats

First Line: A very old woman once liv'd by herself

Themes:  Cats


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: Jenny Jones. A favourite Welsh melody

First Line: My name's Edward Morgan, I live at Llangollen


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9075

Title: When the dew is on the grass

First Line: Softly, softly will I pass

Performers:  Waylett, Harriet, 1798-1851


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gallant troubadour

First Line: Glowing with love, on fire fame [sic]


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
48CC75621: Ballad singer, ballad seller - CC - out of doors
25I24: Public road in village

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
43B13: Walking, hiking (recreation)
31A25411: Walking arm in arm

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
41A12: Castle
24B: Moon as celestial body
45B31: Guard duty, keeping sentry
45K13: Fortress
41A361: Tower (of house or building)



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