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With a prose account


Viewing: Firth c.17(189)

Ballad - Roud Number: V9935

Title: The Yorkshire tragedy, giving an account of the murder of Rachael Crossley ... by William Shaw

First Line: You lovers all, pray now attend

Subjects:  Huddersfield (England)

Themes:  Murder

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I2211: Herd, flock
44G511: Murderer
25G11: Groups of trees
31E3: The corpse
42E23: Burial

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44G311: Prison, jail
44G35: Body of the executed displayed in public
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
46A7: Crowd, mob
44G34: Death penalty, execution

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