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Ballad - Roud Number: V5472

Title: The execution of wild Robert

First Line: Wild Robert was a graceless youth

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833


ESTC: T33758

Themes:  Executions


IconClass Codes:
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
46A7: Crowd, mob
44G34: Death penalty, execution
11P331: Functionaries and dignitaries ~ episcopal Protestant churches
44G3412: Spiritual support (during last hours before execution)


Shelfmark: Vet. A5 a.15(17)

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