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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(246b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V32693

Title: A weeks loving, wooing, and wedding: or, Happy is that wooing that is not long a dooing

First Line: On Sunday Johnny went to church

Tune: Billy and Molly

References:

ESTC: R228652

Themes:  Weddings


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
41D23321: Boots
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
43B144: Picking flowers

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
33C21: Courting
41A12: Castle
41D921: 'décolleté'
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan



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