Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossipping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plauge [sic] man's lives

Themes:  MarriageGossip

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7966

Title: The broken-hearted gardener

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted gardener & don't know what to do

Themes:  Gardening


IconClass Codes:
35: Pastorals, Arcadian scenes
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
48CC7525: One person playing wind instrument - CC - out of doors
48C7542: Musician(s) accompanying singer(s)
48C74: Notation of music

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