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Viewing: Firth b.26(32)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V230

Title: The better land

First Line: I hear the [sic] speak of a better land

Authors:  Hemans, Felicia Dorothea Browne, 1793-1835

Themes:  Heaven


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1825

Title: The rover's return

First Line: My love was a rover, on roving bent

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers reunited


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IconClass Codes:
44A51(GREAT BRITAIN): Personifications of countries, nations, states, districts, etc. (with NAME)
46B: Trade, commerce and finance
47I: Agriculture, cattle-breeding, horticulture, flowerculture, etc.
11: Christian religion
49I: Geography
49K: Historical disciplines; philology
49G: Medicine, medical science
48C: The arts; artists
49L: Writing and letters



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