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Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
26-Aug-11 - 06:37 AM
Thread Name: How old are the oldest Child ballads?
Subject: RE: How old are the oldest Child ballads?
I've never really looked at Child ballads, I just sing along with those which have choruses, & listen to the others!

So I did a search on child ballads and judas found this

pre-1600 ballads

Sixteenth Century Ballads: A work in progress

Now all I need to do is read it all

sandra