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Sheet Notes:  Slip.

Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: The wandering boy

First Line: When the winter wind whistles along the wild moor

Tune: May those who pity the poor never be poverty struck

Authors:  White, Henry Kirke, 1785-1806

Notes:  Followed by: Parody on the iron child [part]

Themes:  Orphans


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IconClass Codes:
33A4: Bringing gifts; exchanging gifts
43C(+4)(BALL): Sports, games and physical performances (+ requirements, necessaries ~ sports and games)
43C(+4)(BAT): Sports, games and physical performances (+ requirements, necessaries ~ sports and games)
42B7411: Father and son(s) (family group)
42B11: Father-love
43C71463: Hitting ball with stick, etc. (children's game)



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