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Ballad - Roud Number: V1818

Title: The Portsmouth lovers

First Line: Being in the summer season

Subjects:  AustraliaNorth America

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusEmigrationTransvestism


IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
25H15: Forest, wood
46C1421: Two-wheeled vehicle drawn by one animal
42E232: Re-burial


Shelfmark: Firth c.18(30)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3127)

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