Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1833 and 1841


Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: Massa is a stingy man

First Line: Oh, massa is a stingy man

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4636

Title: Free trade

First Line: Since free trade is the cry both in country and town

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryFree trade


IconClass Codes:
47I15(SPADE): Agricultural implements: spade
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
46A14: Farmers
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
46A24: Relation between master and servant


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(45)

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