Nancy of Yarmouth, Sheet Music 01


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Nancy of Yarmouth, Sheet Music 01


One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is significant fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. There is a parenthetical "4" and an "x" handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document "Pale Wildwood Flower," Sheet Music 1 is located at the bottom of the leaf. There is an unknown document on the reverse side.


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Alternative Title

Jemmy and Nancy, The Barbadoes Lady


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

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I. G. Greer


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Classification Title

Nancy of Yarmouth, Sheet Music 01

Document Title

Jimmy and Nancy

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 61 Laws, M 38

Dimensions - Original

200 mm x 175 mm

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