Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 222

Title: The lads of Thorney moor woods

First Line: In Thorney moor woods in Nottinghamshire

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17553

Title: Non mi recordo

First Line: Theodore Majocci is my name

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821


IconClass Codes:
31AA2364: Lying on one side, with uplifted upper part of the body and leaning on the arm - AA - female human figure
33C2162: Lover (woman) alone (e.g. longing for the beloved)


Shelfmark: Harding B 28(237)

Notes:  On the facing page is a MS note explaining the origin of the second ballad: \"Non mi recordo\" the Reply so frequently given by Theodore Majocci one of the Evidence on the part of the prosecution on the Queen's Trial. This Song was very popular & was sung thro' the streets of London & afterwards hawked all over Britain to the Admirers of Spotless innocence!

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