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England

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-03-04. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-03-05.

Not surprisingly the country name 'England' figures in a variety of early narrative and dramatic sources dealing with its greatest hero. Occurrences of the name in ballads (folk poetry) and drama will be listed below.

Ballads

Date Ballad Occurrences
c. 1500 Gest of Robyn Hode Sts. 66:2, 71:3, 89:2, 93:3, 198:3, 250:2, 285:4, 306:3, 361:4, 411:3, 437:4, 439:3.