Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth c.26(275)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish


IconClass Codes:
46A151: Beggar
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
41D29: Clothed in rags

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