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Viewing: Wood E 25(147)

Ballad - Roud Number: V23828

Title: A strange encounter of two lovers, or, The dying maid reviv'd

First Line: Down in a cypress grove as I was lying

Tune: On the bank of a brook

References:

ESTC: R232824

Themes:  SailorsRejected suitorSlaveryLovers reunited


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D921: 'décolleté'
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
46C291: Shipwreck
25H131: Rocky coast
46C292: Drowning, shipwrecked person

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)




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