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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark-lock-na-Garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 830

Title: Bloody Alma

First Line: You loyal heroes pray uow [sic] draw near

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3034

Title: A new song called Granuaile

First Line: As through the north as I walked to view the shamrock plain


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)
11Q624: Pilgrim's dress and attributes, e.g. flask, hat, mantle, staff

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C22: Armour
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
45D312: Officer

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F6: Fishes



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