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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(198a)

Sheet Notes:  Cropped at right side

Ballad - Roud Number: V8256

Title: The seamans return to his sweetheart; or, The constant lovers happy agreement

First Line: 'Tis this eighteen months now since I

Tune: Dub a dub

References:

ESTC: R233775

Themes:  Sailors


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
41D921: 'décolleté'
41D262: Fan

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C16(CANNON)(+1): Firearms: cannon (+ during the battle)
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)
45H3(+3): Battle (+ naval force)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11R512: (woman) looking in a mirror ~ scene symbolizing 'Vanitas'
25F35(PEACOCK): Ornamental birds: peacock
31AA51111: Reflection (in a mirror) - AA - (for) women

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure
48C167: Pavement, floor ~ architecture



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