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Viewing: Wood 401(115)

Ballad - Roud Number: V7969

Title: A most excellent ballad of S. George for England and the kings daughter of AEgypt, whom he delivered from death

First Line: Of Hectors deeds did Homer sing

Tune: Flying fame

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ESTC: R41516

Subjects:  George, Saint


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11H(GEORGE)41: St. George and the dragon: dressed in armour and mounted on a (white) horse he brandishes his sword (his lance lies already broken on the ground); the princess nearby may be shown praying or fleeing



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