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Viewing: Harding B 11(2724)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2897

Title: On banks of blushing roses

First Line: Young Pleasure like a swain arrayed


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5538

Title: Money is your friend

First Line: Of friendship I have heard much talk

Themes:  Money


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V322

Title: The answer to the Castalian [sic] maid

First Line: O think not thy Henry tho' absent from you


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2057

Title: An answer to Highland home

First Line: Yes! I will leave my daddy's ha'


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17039

Title: Bonnie soldier laddie

First Line: Leeze me on my soldier love

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

Themes:  Soldiers


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V321

Title: The Castilian maid

First Line: Oh! remember the time in La Mancha's green shades


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: O say not woman's love is bought

First Line: O say not woman's love is bought


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: The bewildered maid

First Line: Slow broke the light and sweet breath'd the morn

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle


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25G411: Cut flowers; nosegay, bunch of flowers



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