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Viewing: Firth b.26(211)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1442

Title: Down by the dark arches

First Line: As I was a walking one night in July

Tune: Green bushes

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionBallad-sellersAdelphi (London, England)


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1655

Title: The standard of England and banner of France

First Line: Hark! hark! how the lion is roaring

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
31A2518(+82): Hand on the hip (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
42D342: Dominating wife

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
31A2511(+81): Arm raised upward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A247: Looking over the shoulder



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