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Viewing: Firth b.26(420)

Sheet Notes:  Part of an uncut sheet with: The lover's valentine writer, Firth b.26(419)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32661

Title: From a shoemaker

First Line: A son of Crispin this to you sends gseeting [sic]

Themes:  Tradesmen


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4764

Title: A suitable object for a maiden's choice

First Line: Genteel in personage


3rd Ballad

Title: With a rose

First Line: Bright emblem of the budding rose

Themes:  Valentines


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V30033

Title: To Dolly

First Line: My person is handsome and jolly


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20888

Title: From a blacksmith

First Line: Since I'm in love with you, I find

Themes:  Tradesmen


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V30817

Title: From a taylor

First Line: Love in my breast

Themes:  Tradesmen


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V8280

Title: From a lady to a country parson

First Line: Some maidens, struck by Cupid's dart


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V27961

Title: Valentine

First Line: For three long months I've strove to hide


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V11811

Title: To a favored lover

First Line: To him who in an hour must die



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