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Viewing: Don. b.13(108)

Ballad - Roud Number: V28925

Title: The young-man & maidens fore-cast

First Line: I'll tell you a jest of a provident lass

Tune: The country farmer, or the Devonshire damosels

References:

ESTC: R186951

Themes:  FarmersRural society


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I141: Reaping, picking, mowing ~ harvest
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart
47I14: Harvest
47I144: Gleaning

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31A2513(+82): Arm stretched sidewards (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D223(SASH): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)



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