Broadside Ballads Online

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Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds


Part of a sheet of four ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1801.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V184

Title: Beautiful child

First Line: Beautiful child by thy mother's knee

Themes:  Children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

Themes:  SoldiersCruel parents


IconClass Codes:
25G(+22): Plants; vegetation (+ branch, stick)
31A22121: 'imago omnia videntis'
33A12(+02): Shaking hands, 'dextrarum junctio'


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(206)

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