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Sung on record and described in liner notes with Hermes
Nyes characteristic down-home humor, Anglo-American ballads on this
album come from a variety of sources, from an Elizabethan torch song in
Shakespeares Hamlet to a version of "John Peel" taken from a
Girl Scout songbook!
101 Tomorrow Is St. Valentine's Day Hermes Nye 1:20
102 A North Country Maid Hermes Nye 1:38
103 King Arthur Had Three Sons Hermes Nye 2:01
104 Earl Richard Hermes Nye 2:39
105 Greenland Whale Fisheries Hermes Nye 1:50
106 Earl of Murray Hermes Nye 1:22
201 John Peel Hermes Nye 2:18
202 The Mermaid (Landlubber) Hermes Nye 2:44
203 The Red Herring Hermes Nye 2:05
204 The Bailiff's Daughter of Islington Hermes Nye 3:49