Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad

Title: The lament of Mr Taylor for his wife and daughter, who were cruelly poisened [sic] by the daughters husband, Dr Pritchard, who is now lying under sentence of death, in the prison of Glasgow to be executed on the 28th July, 1865

First Line: As I was walking one evening of late

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th centuryPoisoning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3326

Title: The bonnie lassie's answer

First Line: Farewell to Glasgow

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)


IconClass Codes:
46BB25: Going to the market - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce
41D212(+82): Coat, cape (+ women's clothes)
82AA(RED RIDING HOOD): Female literary characters (with NAME)


Shelfmark: 2806 c.14(52)

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