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Viewing: Firth b.27(40)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12919

Title: When the kye come hame

First Line: Come all ye jolly shepherds

Authors:  Hogg, James, 1770-1835

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Farmers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: England for ever! the land we live in

First Line: Since all our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815French invasion scares


1st Illustration

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46A14: Farmers
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41AA16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage - AA - civic architecture: inside

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
43A2(+61): Private festivities, merry company (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)
41C741: Pipe ~ tobacco



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