Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5578

Title: When I'm far away from home

First Line: When I am far away from home

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 438

Title: Polly Perkins

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted milkman, in grief I'm array'd

Themes:  Servants

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32592

Title: I cannot love again

First Line: Oh, do not bid me mother

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13815

Title: Sweet spirit, hear my prayer

First Line: Oh, thou to whom this heart ne'er yet


IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
41A3212: Divided door, upper part opened
34B2333(+942): Ducks (domestic waterbirds) (+ feeding and care of young)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(4125)

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