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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9000

Titles:
The Bristol garland

First Lines:
A merchant's son of worthy fame

Subjects:
Bristol (England)

Themes:
Cruel parents
Merchants
Treasure
Social status

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9392

Titles:
The virtuous wife of Bristol
Resolutions to be passed at a meeting of the Friends of the freedom of election, at the hotel, in this city, on Tuesday, the sixth of January, 1818

First Lines:
Come, ail [sic] ye husbands lewd and wild
This meeting, my friends, well deserves your protection

Subjects:
Bristol (England)

Themes:
Parliamentary elections, Hereford
Merchants
Prostitution
Adultery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4523

Titles:
Street music. A scene in Bristol

First Lines:
I saw a squalid street

Subjects:
Bristol (England)

Themes:
Poverty

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9396

Titles:
The election race at Maldon
The brave boys of Bristol

First Lines:
Brave Bristol boys, where e're you be
Attend you blades of Maldon town

Subjects:
Bristol (England)

Themes:
Parliamentary elections, Maldon

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11260

Titles:
The West country nymph or the Loyal maid of Bristol

First Lines:
Come all you maidens fair

Subjects:
Bristol (England)

Themes:
Sailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1709

Titles:
The dandy hunt

First Lines:
It was near to Bristol market one night before it was dark

Subjects:
Bristol (England)

Themes:
Dandies

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