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Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: An unhappy but memorable song, of the hunting of Chevy Chace, between earl Piercy of England, and earl Douglass of Scotland

First Line: God prosper long our noble king


IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45H3(+22): Battle (+ cavalry, horsemen)
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
45H3(+21): Battle (+ infantry)
45C14(PIKE)(+1): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): pike (+ during the battle)
45H33: Hand-to-hand fighting (~ battle)


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 2945

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