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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25435

Title: The London fortune-teller

First Line: It is of on [sic] old fortune-teller, that in London does dwell

Themes:  Fortune-tellingSeduction


2nd Ballad

Title: The betray'd maiden

First Line: Early one morning as I walked from Bath

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8472

Title: Down the burn Davy

First Line: When trees did bud, and fields were green


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 16424

Title: The poor blind boy

First Line: O say! what is that thing call'd light

Themes:  Blindness


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Shelfmark: Harding B 6(21)


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