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Viewing: Firth b.27(119)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The shamrock green, or, The Isle of France

First Line: A constant girl was heard to cry

Themes:  Transported convict


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman

First Line: Tho' much is said and sung about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Women


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IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
43A2(+61): Private festivities, merry company (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)



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