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    between 1680 and 1682


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(13b)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped top and left edges

Ballad - Roud Number: V9388

Title: The birds harmony

First Line: As I was walking in the shade

Tune: The delights of the bottle, etc

References:

ESTC: R232880

Themes:  Birds


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D2657: Shoulder-belt, bandoleer
46C1462: Spur
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31AA2512(+82): Arm stretched forward - AA - both arms or hands (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
33C8: Amorousness, desire

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33C21: Courting
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F23(FOX): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: fox



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