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Printed & Sold by J.V. Quick, 42, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell and Little Paternoster Row, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V5753

Title: The drummer boy

First Line: It was in a country village, by a neat white cottage

Tune: The fisherman's boy

Authors:  Furniss, H.

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
31A232: Leaning figure
25F711(ANT): Insects: ant


Shelfmark: Firth c.14(302)

Notes:  Slip

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Shelfmark: Harding B 15(89a)

Notes:  Slip

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