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Title:
Ballads migrant in New England
Author:
Flanders, Helen Hartness, 1890-1972.
Publication Information:
New York : Farrar, Straus and Young [1953]
Physical Description:
xiv, 248 pages ; 25 cm
General Note:
Most of the ballads with music (unaccompanied melodies)
Language:
English
Contents:
The false-hearted knight -- My love is so pretty -- Betsey -- Gentleman froggie -- The drowning lady -- Making my will -- Bold Kidd, the pirate -- James Bird -- Wicked Polly -- The deacon's daughter -- Old Kingston jail -- Little Harry Huston -- White paternoster -- The half-hitch -- Jimmie Rendal -- Black water side -- A strange proposal -- The false knight on the road -- Hind horn -- Farmer's curst wife -- The Yorkshire boy -- Lord Bakeman -- The wran -- Old bangum -- The burly, burly banks of Barbry-O -- The wife of usher's well -- The cruel mother -- Bold Robin Hood and the pedlar -- Bold Robin Hood rescuing the three squires -- Andrew Marteen -- Two dukes -- The four Marys -- Prince William and Lady Margaret -- Lady Margaret and King William -- Lord Arnold -- The rose of England -- The trooper and the Turk -- Edward ballad -- Edward -- Johnny Scott -- Squire Relantman -- The blind beggar's daughter -- The castle by the sea --

The king's three questions -- Lumberman's alphabet -- The lowlands o Holland -- Mulberry disaster -- Brave Wolfe -- Saw ye my savior -- Down in Sally's garden -- Sweet William -- The outlandish knight -- The young turtle dove -- Earl of Murray -- Adam Gorman -- The shanty boys -- Fair Lucy -- The Holland handkerchief -- Sir James, the rose -- The factor's song -- The banks of Low Lee -- Boy killed by a falling tree in Hartford -- The lady and the farmer's son -- The murder of John Dugar -- Fuller and Warren -- Hobson, the cobbler -- The white-headed boy -- Night in green -- The wife of Auchtermuchty -- You gentlemen of England fare -- Ye parliament of England -- Young, but daily growing -- Mary Alling -- Lord Randall -- Andrew Batan -- Captain Ward and the rainbow -- In Castyle there lived a lady -- The two sisters -- Christ in the garden -- The seven joys of Mary -- The twelve days of Christmas -- St. Stephen and Herod --

The bold fisherman -- Wife wrapped in wether's skin -- Barney and Katey -- The sword of Bunker Hill -- The salt horse song -- Old hoss, old hoss -- Lord William and Lady Margaret -- Martyr John -- Cold blows the wind -- Johnny Barbour -- THe dewy dens of Darrow -- Young Johnny of Hazelgreen -- The schooner E.A. Horton -- Cap'n Paul -- In the dense woods.
Format :
Musical Score