Broadside Ballads Online

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Part of a sheet of three ballads; see 2806 c.14(67).

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Viewing: 2806 c.13(238)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: The slave's dream

First Line: I had a dream, a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2677

Title: Bonnie Ellerslie

First Line: She's gentle as the zephyr


IconClass Codes:
32B33(TURKS): Asiatic races and peoples: Turks
33B6: Killing ~ aggressive relationships
44G5111: Murder
31E2345: Violent death by pricking
31B6(+9161): Morphology of human expression (+ protecting)

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