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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(29a)

Ballad - Roud Number: V17428

Title: Constance and Anthony, or, An admirable northern story

First Line: Two lovers in the north

Tune: I would thou wert in Shrewsbury

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ESTC: R232923

Themes:  ShipwreckPiracyTransvestismWomen sailors


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
33C21: Courting
25I28: Outskirts of village
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))
44A3(+2)(ENGLAND): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)



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