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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1392E

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man of war

First Line: It is down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Themes:  Naval battlesOpium War, 1840-1842


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23229

Title: My father's old farm

First Line: Once more I return to my dear native home

Themes:  Rural society


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IconClass Codes:
25H18: Cultivated land
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
47I1431: Hay-cock
47I149: Rest during harvest (eating, dancing, making love, etc.)
47I15(SICKLE): Agricultural implements: sickle



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