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Viewing: Firth b.26(418)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair, or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, a story I'll tell

Subjects:  IndiaLiverpool (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17353

Title: The rising day

First Line: Swiftly from the mountain's brow


IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
41A542: Gate, entrance
42B7422: Mother and daughter(s) (family group)
24A11: Dawn

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