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Viewing: Harding B 36(12)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1195

Title: May-eve: or Kate of Aberdeen

First Line: The nymphs and swains expectant wait


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2190

Title: A Highland lad

First Line: A Highland lad my love was born

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Subjects:  Scotland


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2664

Title: Love once a little boy

First Line: Love was once a little boy


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V742

Title: Jeremy Didler the fiddler

First Line: Miss Nicholls lodged on the first floor


5th Ballad

Title: Werry pecooliar

First Line: If you'll list, a story to you I'll develope

Performers:  Williams, Mr.

Notes:  Verse and prose


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V424

Title: The spirit of the storm

First Line: At sight of each terrific form


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V17078

Title: The rose of affection

First Line: Of all the sweet flowers that bloom in the spring


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V437

Title: The sun his bright rays

First Line: The sun his bright rays may withold [sic] love


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V20733

Title: The beggar man. A winter-piece

First Line: Around the fire, one wintry night

Themes:  Beggars


11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13809

Title: Dunois the brave

First Line: It was Dunois the young and brave




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