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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer, boys, cheer?

First Line: Cheer, boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Themes:  Emigration


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12904

Title: Mary of Argyle

First Line: I have heard the mavis singing

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton's braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland


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46A22: Contrast between urban and rural life; city dweller versus country dweller
43A23: Ball, formal dance
41B311: Chandelier, candelabrum



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