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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(125b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V29917

Title: The longing lasses letter to her love

First Line: Walking by a christal fountain

Tune: The soldiers departure

References:

ESTC: R233202

Themes:  SoldiersLetter-writing


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2351: Sitting on the ground - AA - female human figure
25H217: River bank
31AA54: Washing and bathing - AA - in the open air

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C16(MUSKET)(+1): Firearms (with NAME) (+ during the battle)
45H3(+21): Battle (+ infantry)
45C16(CANNON)(+1): Firearms: cannon (+ during the battle)
44A3(+2)(ENGLAND): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
25I3: Farm or solitary house in landscape
31E23472: Violent death by fusillade
45K1: Fortifications, military engineering



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