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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(66a)

Ballad - Roud Number: V9319

Title: The dying damsels doleful destiny: or, True love requited with evil

First Line: Among the violets, fair lillies and roses

Tune: Charon make haste, etcetera

References:

ESTC: R233029

Themes:  Unrequited loveSuicide


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31E234632: Violent death by dagger, knife
31E238: Seeking death, suicide

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E22: Cortege, funeral procession
42E441: Laying flowers or wreath on grave
31AA2711(+73): Walking - AA - female human figure (+ three persons)



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