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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Naval


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V196

Title: My beautiful Rhine

First Line: How sweet 'tis to wander when day-beams decline


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane! my pretty Jane!

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F23(FOX): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: fox



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