Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed by J. Evans and Co. Long-Lane


Harding B 3(92) is another edition Johnson Ballads 385 is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 4

Title: A tragical ballad of the unfortunate loves of lord Thomas and fair Eleanor; together with the downfall of the brown girl

First Line: Lord Thomas he was a bold forester


ESTC: T196315

Themes:  JealousyMurder


IconClass Codes:
41C222: Kitchen-maid, kitchen servant
41C21: Kitchen
41A7751: Container made of plant material other than wood: basket
47D8(KNIFE): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: knife
31A25193(+81): Hand on breast (or stomach), slipped into opening of vestment (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 386

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