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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24928

Title: Bay of Biscay

First Line: Loud roars the dreadful thuuder [sic]

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812

Themes:  Shipwreck


2nd Ballad

Title: Glee

First Line: To be joyful and gay


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Now all the girls are going mad


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13830

Title: You'll remember me

First Line: When other lips and other hearts

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle over?

First Line: Mother, is the battle over?


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4794

Title: Matrimony, a catch

First Line: Fire, fire! - what's the matter?

Themes:  Marriage - men


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V860

Title: All is lost now

First Line: All is lost now. Oh, for me

Notes:  From the opera of La Somnambula


8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13790

Title: Kitty Tyrrel

First Line: You're looking as fresh as the morn, love

Subjects:  Ireland


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V22224

Title: Sea-girt England

First Line: Sea girt England -- fertile land

Themes:  Patriotism


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home


11th Ballad

Title: Parody

First Line: When lovely woman tilts her saucer

Themes:  Tea


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43C21213: Race-track
43C2121: Horse-racing
43C21211: Jockey



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