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Viewing: Firth b.26(235)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5389

Title: Polly won't you try me O

First Line: Down in Sky town lived a maid


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V362

Title: Clementina Clemmins

First Line: Talk about modest girls, and I've seen a few

Themes:  Women


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2354: Sitting in someone's lap - AA - female human figure
41D2321(+81): Apron (+ men's clothes)
33C232: (lovers) kissing each other
41C2411: Wine-cellar
41C713(+1): Distilled spirits (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
47B1822: Gin-distiller

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
45D312: Officer
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
46C144: Four-wheeled, animal-drawn vehicle, e.g.: cab, carriage, coach
25I13: Public gardens, park



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