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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6020

Titles:
The dying slave

First Lines:
They tore me from my happy home
For many long years I have been a poor slave

Themes:
Slavery
Slavery - galley slaves

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13765

Titles:
The galley slave
The galle [sic] slave
Galley slave

First Lines:
Oh think on my fate, I once freedom enjoy'd
O think on my fate once I freed[o]m enjoy'd
Oh! think on my fate, once I freedom enjoy'd
Oh think on my fate! once I freedom enjoy'd
O think on my fate once I freedom enjoy'd
Oh think on my fate, once I freedom enjoy'd
Oh, think on my fate, once I freedom enjoyed
Oh think on my fate once I freedom enjoy'd
Oh! think on my fate once I freedom enjoy'd
O think on my fate, once I freedom enjoyed
Oh, think on my fate! once I freedom enjoy'd

Themes:
Slavery
Slavery - galley slaves

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8124

Titles:
Turkish rover

First Lines:
You virgins all I pray draw near

Themes:
Courtship - difference of ethnicity
Slavery - galley slaves

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1844

Titles:
The cruel cooper of Ratcliff. In three parts
The cruel cooper of Ratcliff
The cruel cooper, of Ratcliff

First Lines:
Near Ratcliff-cross liv'd a cooper there
Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

Subjects:
Turkey

Themes:
Turkey
Cruel father
Slavery
Slavery - galley slaves

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