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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9422

Titles:
Prides fall, or a warning for all English women. By the example of a strange monster born of late in Germany, by a merchants proud wife in Geneva

First Lines:
Englands fair dainty dames see here the fall of pride

Subjects:
Germany
Holland

Themes:
Merchants
Monstrous births
Morality

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9997

Titles:
The Guernsey garland. In three parts

First Lines:
You mortals all who deal unjust

Subjects:
Guernsey
London (England)

Themes:
Pregnancy
Incest
Monstrous births
Apprentices

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3081

Titles:
Newes from Hereford. Or, A wonderful and terrible earthquake: With a wonderful thunder-clap, that happened on Tuesday, being the first of October, 1661
The signal gave

First Lines:
The signal gave all hands prepare
Old England of thy sins in time repent

Subjects:
Hereford (England)

Themes:
Divine justice
Sailors
Monstrous births
Earthquakes

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