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Viewing: Harding B 11(1775)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm resting on the style [sic], Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Notes:  Rectius I'm sitting ... q.v

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: My own granny dear

First Line: Cri'd William when just come from sea

Themes:  Lovers reunited


IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
31D16: Old man
31D12: Youth, adolescent
42B1: Parental love
32A22: Thin (human type)
41D231(+7): Trousers, breeches (+ worn or torn clothes)

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