Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 19(107)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2365

Title: Sweet Colleen rue

First Line: As I roved out on a summer's morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V308

Title: My good old father's mill

First Line: Can I e'er forget the valley

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2375

Title: The royal Blackbird

First Line: Upon a fair morning for soft recreation

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V10188

Title: My own dear cottage maid

First Line: 'Mid scenes of pleasure and delight

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: Grand conversation on the remains of Napoleon

First Line: It was over the wild beaten tracks

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A233: Kneeling figure
31D16: Old man
31D12: Youth, adolescent
31B6(+917): Morphology of human expression (+ beseeching)
44G544: Theft
31D5: Young versus old age; young and old
31B6(+921): Morphology of human expression (+ threatening; fury)
25G3(APPLE-TREE): Trees: apple-tree

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F36(DUCK): Water-birds: duck
49L1: Letters, alphabet, script

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
45D313: Private soldier
45D1: (military) flags and standards

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