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Viewing: Harding B 11(2579)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1704

Title: The stolen child

First Line: Alone on the heather, a fair child was straying

Themes:  Gipsies


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: My own granny dear

First Line: Cried William, when just come from sea

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the tree

Themes:  Robin, the


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25F32: Song-birds



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