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Viewing: 2806 c.14(92)

Sheet Notes:  Slip

Ballad - Roud Number: 2859

Title: The laird o' Cockpen

First Line: The laird o' Cockpen, he's proud and he's great

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
41A361: Tower (of house or building)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
47I212: Pig
29A: Animals acting as human beings
45D313(+0): Private soldier (+ variant)



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