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E. Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16181

Title: Life trial sentence and last farewell to the world of Anne Merritt for the murder of James Merritt ... 24th Jan. 1850

First Line: Behold a wretched married woman

Tune: The waggon train

Themes:  Murder


IconClass Codes:
31E12: Deathbed
31E113: Last words and last favours, nuncupate
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
41D212(+43): Coat, cape (+ fur used for clothes)


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 548

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