Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: 2806 c.13(46)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Ballindon braes

First Line: It's over the moorlands and down by the glen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 368

Title: Blow the candle out

First Line: It's of a young apprentice went courting to his dear

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
23T27(XVIII): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries (with Roman NUMBER of century)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
46A1241(GARTER): Knighthood order (with NAME)
33A4: Bringing gifts; exchanging gifts
42E5311: Heirloom
42B7411: Father and son(s) (family group)

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