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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(226a)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided; torn along centre fold

Ballad - Roud Number: V34821

Title: True love will never decay or The dispairing young man revived. [with] The second part to the same tune. Or, The scornful maid converted

First Line: As I was wandring all alone

Tune: Poor Robin's dream

References:

ESTC: R233984


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D223(SASH): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31A25552(+82): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A2711: Walking
41D23321: Boots
46C1462: Spur
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)



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