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Viewing: Firth b.26(208)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand! stranger! stand, your jewels give

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was far the clouds advanced

Notes:  See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44G52: Robber
45C16(PISTOL): Firearms (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart
25I24: Public road in village



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