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Viewing: Harding B 10(61)

Ballad - Roud Number: V1894

Title: No rest in the grave: or The second appearance of Miss Bailey's ghost. Being a ... parody, on .. \"Nobody coming to marry me\"

First Line: The dogs had ceas'd to bark

Authors:  Kertland

Performers:  Jones, R.

Performance Locations:  Theatre Royal

Notes:  See also Harding B 10(39)

Themes:  Seduction


IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
42E43: Churchyard, cemetery
42E311: Gravestone, tombstone
13A1: Spirit, ghost
25F34: Owls
31B6(+933): Morphology of human expression (+ holding something)
25G3(WILLOW): Trees: willow
46B312: Bank-note

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