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Viewing: Harding B 1(34)

Ballad - Roud Number: 22377

Title: Admiral Hosier's ghost

First Line: As, near Porto-Bello lying

Authors:  Glover, Richard, 1712-1785

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ESTC: T20526

Subjects:  Hosier, Francis, 1673-1727Vernon, Edward, 1684-1757

Themes:  Anglo-Spanish war, 1739-1748


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IconClass Codes:
31E2211: Death by drowning (non-violent)
25H2311: Wave
41A36: Roof (of house or building)
25H199: Flood
31E2774: Causes of death
34(+981): Man and animal (+ animals used as cattle, livestock)



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