Broadside Ballads Online

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Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1801 Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1801

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Viewing: Harding B 11(3)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lilly of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Themes:  IrelandMurderCourts and lawScotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Cruel father


IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
25I28: Outskirts of village
31AA236: Lying figure - AA - female human figure
31A233: Kneeling figure
31E34: Finding a dead person

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