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Viewing: Firth c.17(105)

Ballad - Roud Number: V30168

Title: The man who starved the girl

First Line: O have you heard this dreadful tale

Subjects:  Haynau, J.J. von Haynau, Baron

Themes:  ServantsCruelty to servants


IconClass Codes:
41B31: Candle
41D29: Clothed in rags
46A24: Relation between master and servant
41A321: Opening the door
25F26(RAT): Rodents: rat
31AA2513(+82): Arm stretched sidewards - AA - both arms or hands (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
44G313(+0): Prisoner in cell or locked place (+ variant)
57AA91: Cruelty, Ferocity; 'Crudeltà', 'Ferocità' (Ripa)

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