Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    c.1792

Series Identifier:

4


Sheet References:
  • ESTC: T197587


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Viewing: Harding B 25(397)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25866

Title: A favourite new song

First Line: From the court to the cottage convey me away


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2036

Title: The damsel's wish that wars were all over

First Line: Down in a meadow where violets do blow

Themes:  Soldiers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8891

Title: Labour in vain

First Line: In pursuit of some lambs, from my flock which had stray'd


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V133

Title: The new guardian angels

First Line: Guardian angels, now protect me


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20588

Title: The milk-maid

First Line: 'Twas at the cool & fragant [sic] hour


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V22077

Title: A Bacchanalion song

First Line: Bacchus Jove's delightful boy

Themes:  Dancing


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
33C4211: 'la cruche cassée' (loss of virginity symbolized)
47I22311: Milkmaid
41A542: Gate, entrance
31AA2522: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands



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