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Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The babes in the wood

First Line: Now ponder well you parents dear

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ESTC: T192109

Themes:  OrphansMurder


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IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
25H15: Forest, wood
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
44G321(GIBBET): Instruments of torture, execution or punishment (with NAME)
33B2: Duelling
31E234631: Violent death by sword
31D112(+72): Child (+ two persons)
25F(+63): Animals (+ dying animal; death of animal; dead animal)



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