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Viewing: Johnson Ballads fol. 25

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1662

Title: Health to the ladies

First Line: Oh! woman, dear woman, the charm of our life

Themes:  Women


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: The rose of Ardee

First Line: When first to this country a stranger I came


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1290

Title: The three flies

First Line: There were three flies, once on a time


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1989

Title: My heart's true blue

First Line: I ne'er will leave my native shore

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2772

Title: Green grow the rashes

First Line: There's nought but care on ev'ry han'

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13884

Title: The sailor's tear

First Line: He leap'd into the boat

Themes:  Sailors


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V25718

Title: When a little farm we keep

First Line: He. When a little farm we keep

Themes:  Farmers


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V938

Title: Oh the moment was sad

First Line: Oh! the moment was sad when my love and I parted


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 6138

Title: A herring in salt

First Line: I ha'e laid a herring in salt


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
47I212: Pig
46AA14: Farmers - AA - female farmer, farmer's wife
41A171: Barn
34B2332: Geese (domestic waterbirds)
34B2333: Ducks (domestic waterbirds)
34(+1): Man and animal (+ feeding animal)
25F38(TURKEY): Walker and runner birds: turkey
25F28(QUAIL): Flying mammals (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F711: Insects

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
33C29: The envious friends; criticizing bystanders ~ love couple



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