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Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.27(468)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3930

Title: English emigrant

First Line: God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Themes:  Emigration


IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31A2711: Walking
33A13: Meeting
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
41B2141: Chimney-piece, mantelpiece
48C514: Picture, painting
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
44G321(GIBBET): Instruments of torture, execution or punishment (with NAME)
31E2355(+6): Violent death by hanging (+ execution (by judicial verdict))
41B211: Warming oneself at a fire (or hearth, stove, fire-pan, brazier)
41D221(+5): Head-gear (+ dressing, putting on clothes)
31B621(+924): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ fearing, being suspicious)


Shelfmark: Firth c.16(379)

Notes:  Slip.

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