Mudcat Café message #3619308 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Jim Carroll
16-Apr-14 - 08:06 AM
Thread Name: Tam Lin (Child #39-I)
Subject: RE: Tam Lin (Child #39I)
I go along with Susan's analysis.
I recommend that you read through Child's copious notes on the ballad (E.& S. P. B. vol 1) where he gives an analysis of the plot and a fascinating tour though its European analogues.
Jim Carroll