Broadside Ballads Online

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See Carnell (1979): F27 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: The ploughboy on the banks of Dundee

First Line: It's of a lovely damsel most beautiful I'm old [sic]

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15107

Title: The downfall of the petticoat

First Line: You hearty gay fellows draw near

Themes:  Domestic strife

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: The bonny labouring boy

First Line: As I roved out one morning

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F22: Monkeys, apes

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46B222: Pedlar
46C13142: Ass, donkey

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I2111: Bull


Shelfmark: Harding B 19(43)

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