Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1671 and 1704


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(198b)

Sheet Notes:  Cropped top and left edges

Ballad

Title: The surprized shepherdess

First Line: There was an a bonny young lass

Tune: Moggies jealousie

References:

ESTC: R233777

Themes:  Pastoral


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
47I2211: Herd, flock
25I3: Farm or solitary house in landscape
31B13: Sleeping on the ground
31A27112: Running

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
92D1521: Cupid shooting a dart

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2364: Lying on one side, with uplifted upper part of the body and leaning on the arm - AA - female human figure
92D1521: Cupid shooting a dart

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
43B144: Picking flowers

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I221(+22): Herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc. (+ women (labourers))

6th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I221: Herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc.



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