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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30953

Title: The sailor's wife's lamentation

First Line: My true love to Greenland is gone

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 588

Title: Lancashire lads

First Line: It was last Monday morning as I have heard them say

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
48CC7524: One person playing percussion instrument - CC - out of doors
45C9: Military music
45B11: Recruitment
45F31: Mobilization of troops; call to arms


Shelfmark: Harding B 28(239)

Notes:  Torn at top right corner; lacking part of illustration.

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