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Viewing: Harding B 11(3207)

Sheet Notes:  Torn at top left corner. The second illustration is illegible.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1161

Title: The ragged coat

First Line: O what a world of flummery, there's nothing but deceit in it


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4733

Title: One of the rank and file

First Line: 'Twas a glorious day, worth a warrior's telling

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battleSoldiers, Irish


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A21: Contrast between rich and poor
46A151: Beggar
31D16: Old man
42B7411: Father and son(s) (family group)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A235: Sitting figure



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