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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(76a)

Ballad - Roud Number: V6111

Title: Poor Robin's dream: commonly called Poor Charity

First Line: How now! good fellow, what all amort?

Tune: The new pack of cards

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ESTC: T206780

Themes:  WarTrade depressionEconomy and tradeDreams


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IconClass Codes:
42F51: Maid ~ house personnel
25I141: Street
41A141: The usual house or row of houses
41A23: Bedroom
41B4: On fire, ablaze
31F26: Death as skeleton
41A7612: Bed with tester
11A3: God's wrath
31B6(+923): Morphology of human expression (+ defending oneself)
11C15: (rays of) light ~ symbol of God the Father
11Q112: Man as sinner
41B522: Pump (fire-extinguishing equipment)
41B51: Fire-department, fire-brigade



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