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For another version of the second cut, see Harding B 15(69a).

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Viewing: Harding B 3(53)

Ballad - Roud Number: 3958

Title: The noble fisherman: or, Robin Hood's preferment

First Line: In summer time when leaves grow green

Tune: In summer time


ESTC: T43129

Subjects:  FranceRobin Hood (legendary character)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)
45C19(SHIELD): Protective weapons: shield
33B2: Duelling

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
45C15: Archer's weapons
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)
46C223: Harbour
47K1: Sea and coastal fishery
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
25H13: Coast
44G562: Piracy
46C297: Sea-burial

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