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Historical & legendary ballads and songs

Thornbury, Walter

Historical & legendary ballads and songs

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Published by Chatto and Windus in London .
Written in English


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Statementillustrated by J. Whistler, F. Walker, John Tenniel, J.D. Watson, W. Small, F. Sandys, G.J. Pinwell, T. Morten, M.J. Lawless and many others.
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Ancient Poems, Ballads and Songs of the Peasantry of England to the legendary, the historical, or the domestic ballad; from the Society, the book was quoted not only by English writers, but by some of the most distinguished archaeologists on the continent. to the legendary, the historical, or the domestic ballad; from the strains that enliven the harvest-home and festival, to the love- ditties which the country lass warbles, or the comic song with which the rustic sets the village hostel in a roar.


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