Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth b.27(130)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13811

Title: Rouse, brothers, rouse!

First Line: Rouse! brothers, rouse! the way is long before us

Themes:  Pioneers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8146

Title: God defend the right!

First Line: On, onward, then, for Syria!

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
49N1: Reading to somebody
44B1524: Court jester, court fool
31B62321(+81): Laughing (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B62321(+82): Laughing (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
31B6(+913): Morphology of human expression (+ swinging, waving)

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