Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

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Date
    between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier:

219


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Viewing: Firth b.26(278)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V270

Title: Blue eyed Mary

First Line: In a cottage embosom'd within a deep shade

Themes:  Prostitution


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24926

Title: The veteran

First Line: 'Twas on a sabbath morn

Notes:  Harding B 15(344a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Soldiers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)
41A7751: Container made of plant material other than wood: basket
31AA244: Head bent forward; bowing - AA - female human figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.
41A3611: Spire (of tower on house or building)
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
46C5131: Asking the way



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