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    between 1711 and 1769

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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(62a)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22285

Title: The lamentation of Mr. Page's wife of Plymouth, who ... consented to his murder, for the love of mr. George Strangwidge

First Line: Unhappy she whom fortune hath forlorn

Tune: Fortune my foe

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

Themes:  Murder


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1183

Title: Mrs. Page's complaint for causing her husband to be murthered for the love of mr. George Strangwidge

First Line: If ever wo [sic] did touch a woman's heart

Themes:  Murder


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V21411

Title: Mr. George Strangwidge's lamentation for consenting to Page's death, for the love of mrs. Ulalia, mr. Page's wife

First Line: The man that sighs and sorrows for his sin

Themes:  Murder



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