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Lesley N. Origins: The Silk Merchant's Daughter (26) RE: The Silk Merchant's Daughter 19 Oct 99


Funny you should mention that I just sequenced it from Lucy Broadwood's collection (she has it as "Through Moorfields." It's at Through Moorfields (http://www.contemplator.com/folk6/moorfield.html). In her version (1890s) the hero sailor has been replaced by a hero silk mercer. They must have been getting better press than sailors at that point...


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