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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8452

Titles:
The gipsies' Welsh song

First Lines:
Baisez les beaux yeux

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3791

Titles:
The merry gipsy band

First Lines:
List to the lay of a gipsy band

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3788

Titles:
The chief of the gipsy tribe

First Lines:
Oh, I am a chief of the gipsy tribe

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1244

Titles:
What a merry life we gipsies lead

First Lines:
What a merry life we gipsies lead

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V689

Titles:
The gipsy queen

First Lines:
Oh 'tis I'm a gipsy queen

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1245

Titles:
The days we went a gipsying
Days when we went gipsying
The days when we went gipsying
Days we went a gipsying
Days we went a-gipsying
In the days when we went gipsying

First Lines:
In the days we went a-gipsying
In the days when we went gipsying
In the days we went a gipsying

Themes:
Pastoral
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2950

Titles:
The gipsy mother's grave

First Lines:
Far from the city's noise and strife

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1259

Titles:
The gipsy king
The gipsy king!
The gypsy king
Gipsy king
The gipsey king

First Lines:
Oh 'tis I am the gipsy king
'Tis I'm the gipsey king!
'Tis I'm the gipsey king
Oh! I'm the gipsy king
Oh, 'tis I am the gipsy king
'Tis I'm the gypsey king!
Oh 'tis I'm the gipsy king
'Tis I'm the gipsy king

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3789

Titles:
The contented squire. Answer to the Gipsy girl

First Lines:
As a squire one day a young gipsy did meet

Themes:
Courtship - difference in social status
Seduction
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3792

Titles:
Gipsy dance

First Lines:
Come to the old oak tree

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 17498

Titles:
I'd be a gipsy
I'd be a gipsy. Merry & free
I'd be a gipsy, merry and free
I'd be a gipsey, merry and free

First Lines:
I'd be a gipsy merry and free
I'd be a gipsy, merry and free
I'd be a gipsey, merry and free

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 17648

Titles:
The gipsy countess, a celebrated duet
Gipsy countess
The gipsy countess. A celebrated duet

First Lines:
She. Oh, how, can a poor gipsey maiden like me
She. Oh, how can a poor gipsy maiden like me
Oh, how can a poor gipsy maiden like me

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1

Titles:
A much [a]dmired [s]ong call[ed] the Dark-eyed gipsy O
Gipsy loddy
A much amired [sic] [s]ong called the dark-eyed gipsy O
Gypsy laddie
Gipsey laddie
The gipsy laddie
A much [a]dmired [s]ong called the Dark-eyed gipsy O
Gypsy loddy
The gipsy laddy
The gipsy laddie, O
Gipsy laddie

First Lines:
There was seven gipsies all in a row
There were seven gypsies all in a gang
There were seven gipsies in a gang
There were three gipsies in the east
There were three gipsies in a gang
There were seven gypsies in a gang
There was seven gipsies all in a gang

Themes:
Runaway wife
Marriage - desertion
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 229

Titles:
The little gipsey girl
Gipsey girl
The little gipsy lass
Gipsy girl
The gipsey girl
The little gipsy girl
The gipsy girl

First Lines:
My father is king of the gipsies, it's true
My father is king of the gipsies 'tis true
My father was king of the gipseys you know
My father is a king of the gipsies 'tis true
My father is king of the gipsies its true
My father is king of the gypsys it's true
My father is a king of the gipsies, tis true
My father was king of the gipsies you know
My father is king of the gipsies, 'tis true
My father was king of the gypsies you know

Themes:
Social status
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3787

Titles:
The gipsy girl
The gipsey girl

First Lines:
They wiled me from my greenwood home
They wiled my from my greenwood home

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5107

Titles:
The gypsey wanderer

First Lines:
'Twas night and the farmer his fire-side near

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14365

Titles:
The little gipsey

First Lines:
Come hither ye youths, and attend to my call

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14359

Titles:
The gipsy

First Lines:
As thro' the gay green grove I happen'd to pass

Themes:
Spinsters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V382

Titles:
The dying gipsey

First Lines:
In a tent beneath the hawthorn shade

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14367

Titles:
The poor little gipsey

First Lines:
A poor little gipsey I wander forlorn

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14364

Titles:
Little gipsey lass

First Lines:
A gipsey I was born and a gipsey remain
A gipsey I was born and a gipsey I remain
A gipsey I was born and a gipsy remain

Themes:
Rural society
Social status
Adultery
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14369

Titles:
The new gipsy laddy

First Lines:
Of a rich young lady I'm going to tell

Themes:
Courtship - difference in social status

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13771

Titles:
Gipsy's tent
The gipsy's tent
The gipsey tent

First Lines:
Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the tree
Our fire on the turf
Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill
Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3790

Titles:
The gypsey prince
The gypsy prince
The gipsy prince

First Lines:
No more, no more shall the notes of love
No more, no more, shall the notes of love

Themes:
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1628

Titles:
The squire and gipsy girl
The dark gipsey girl
The squire and gipsey girl

First Lines:
One May morning bright I pass'd thro' the valley
One spring morning early a squire was straying
One spring morning early, a squire was straying

Themes:
Gipsies

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