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Viewing: Harding B 11(1405)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2809

Title: The great gals at home. [A parody on the \"Old folks at home\"]

First Line: Way down by the old Thames river

Authors:  Hutchings, H.S.

Themes:  DrinkingFightingGirls


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5465

Title: Wild boar hunt

First Line: See the bright sunbeams of gold lights the mountain

Themes:  Hunting


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13814

Title: The queen's letter

First Line: There came a tale to Englnnd [sic]

Authors:  Bellamy, W.H. (William Henry)

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Inkerman, battle of, 1854



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