Three ballads the clipper screw, Maximilian, Trafalgar by John Harrison

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Three ballads / by John Harrison. Format Book Edition First edition. Published London: Longmans, Green, Reader and Dyer, Description 77 pages, [1] leaf of plates: illustrations, photograph ; 21 cm (4to) Notes Half title. Contains albumen "photograph from the life by J.

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From the plank of the oak where in sorrow I lie I am straining my sight through the water and wind ; And large is the tear from the soft grey eye Looking back on the land that it leaves behind.

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would be cited As with the Pepys Collection, the individual Roxburghe ballads were trimmed to fit into the album books (see Images and Ballad Sheet Sizes).

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Their lyrics and Child's studies of them were published as The English and Scottish Popular tunes of most of the ballads were collected and published by Bertrand Harris.

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Thomas Deloney. Taylor, - Armada, - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. The phantom ship from legendary ballads by Thomas Moore, arranged for one or three voices by Henry R. Bishop / lith. of Endicott, N.Y. Summary Sheet music cover showing ship in foreground and other ship in background.

three thousand ballads licensed between and but there were “at least three to five times that number issued without license or specific entry” in the register.9 Although the form of the popular ballad is medieval, the Elizabethan period.

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These boundaries are artificial; many of the texts in the first three parts are heavily composite and of dubious place in tradition. The Big Book of Ballads was pruchased as a gift for the piano player in the house and she LOVED it.

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The Oxford Book of Ballads Chosen and Edited by Arthur Quiller-Couch These selections by the master anthologist exhibit such lyrics familiar to this day as “I Saw Three Ships” and long epical ballads like the line Robin Hood Ballads.

Download Midi File Lesley Nelson-Burns: Information: Lyrics: This ballad dates back to where it appears in ll Phansies Fitting the Court, Cittie, and Countrey Humours by T. Ravenscroft. It is also known as The Twa Corbies.

According to the The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English -Speaking World the song deals with primitive superstition. Two of the ballads in this collection are examples of this type of traditional ballad, anonymous retellings of local legends: the spooky fairy tale “Tam Lin” and “Lord Randall,” which reveals the story of a murder in the question-and-answer dialogue between a mother and ballads also told love stories both tragic and happy, tales of religion and the supernatural, and.

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