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    between 1682 and 1703


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(186b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V21695

Title: The rich farmers ruine

First Line: A wealthy man a farmer, who had corn great store

Tune: Why are my eyes still flowing

References:

ESTC: R227348

Themes:  Farmers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41A776: Container of leather: leather bag

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I141: Reaping, picking, mowing ~ harvest
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart
47I14: Harvest
47I144: Gleaning



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