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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29873

Title: 'Tis jolly to hunt

First Line: 'Tis jolly to hunt in the bright moonlight

Themes:  Roguery


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4939

Title: When a good housewife sees a rat

First Line: When a good housewife sees a rat

Notes:  A fill-up


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889


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IconClass Codes:
43C1147: Hunting dogs
43C114: Hunter
41A325: Threshold
43C111261: Hare-hunting, rabbit-hunting
43C1149: Return from the hunt
45C16(RIFLE): Firearms: rifle



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