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Viewing: Don. b.13(55)

Ballad - Roud Number: V29848

Title: Love in the blossome: or, Fancy in the bud

First Line: One summer evening fresh and fair

Tune: Amarillis told her swain

Authors:  Playford, John

References:

ESTC: R1840

Themes:  Pastoral


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
46C1462: Spur
95A(PARIS): (story of) Paris (Alexander)
95B(HELEN): (story of) Helen

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
33C232: (lovers) kissing each other

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
25H213: River
47I221: Herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc.
47I2211: Herd, flock
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41C262: Dividing (food)
95A(PARIS?)1212: Paris with the shepherds



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