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Viewing: Harding B 11(533)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1695

Title: Captain Colston

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, you heroes stout and brave

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)New York (N.Y.)Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - IrishPiracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23116

Title: I'm ninety-five

First Line: I'm ninety-five, I'm ninety-five

Themes:  WomenMarriage - women


IconClass Codes:
33C233: (lovers) embracing each other, 'symplegma'
41A54: Fence, wall, paling
33C87: Peeping, voyeur
33C49: Rape, violation

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