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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10218

Titles:
Loss of the ship Francis Spede, dreadful sufferings of the crew

First Lines:
You landsmen and you seamen bold

Themes:
Cannibalism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 15912

Titles:
The barrel of pork

First Lines:
Two Israelite brothers in New York once dwelt

Subjects:
New York (N.Y.)

Themes:
Cannibalism
Jews

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4812

Titles:
A strange banquet: or, The Devils entertainment by Cook Laurel, at the Peak in Devonshire
A strange banquet; or, The devils entertainment by Cook Laurel at the Peak in Devonshire

First Lines:
Cook Laurel would have the devil his guest

Themes:
Cannibalism
Professions
Satire
Tradesmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 807

Titles:
Ye sailors bold

First Lines:
Ye sailors bold that plough the ocean

Subjects:
Lisbon

Themes:
Cannibalism
Shipwreck
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3853

Titles:
The lady Isabella's tragedy; or, The step-mother's cruelty
The lady Isabella's tragedy. Or, The stepmothers cruelty
Lady Isabella's tragedy; or, The step mother [sic] cruelty
Lady Isabella's tragedy; or, The step-mother's cruelty
The lady Isabella's tragedy, or, the Step mothers cruelty

First Lines:
There was a lord of worthy fame

Themes:
Cannibalism
Murder
Crime - 18th century
Executions
Stepmothers
Cruel stepmother

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