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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1974F

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester lass

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  IndiaRochester (England)

Themes:  SailorsPress-gangs


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gaily the troubadour

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touch'd his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839


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61BB11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
48A9832(+2): Fruits and vegetables ~ ornament (+ framing decorations)



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