Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(3150)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1448

Title: Pretty Caroline

First Line: One morning in the month of May, how sweetly shone the sun

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5366

Title: Hookey Walker

First Line: Forty years back this body was born

Notes:  With prose introduction

Themes:  Education

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42B71: Family life at home
43C4154: 'jeu de volant', badminton

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49L51: Pen
49L66: Writing-table, writing-desk
49B24: Teacher and pupil
49B2: Elementary school; class, form

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