Broadside Ballads Online

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Part of a sheet oftwo ballads. See 2806 c.15(259)

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4447

Title: There's nothing like that about me

First Line: Some people there are, we meet in our time

Performers:  Laburnum, Walter

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  PolicePaternityEntertainmentsWaxworks

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: The dashing white serjeant

First Line: If I had a beau, for a soldier would go

Themes:  Soldiers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
61B11(+513): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ profile portrait)
31A25331(+81): Pointing to the forehead with the index finger (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D312: Officer
45(+22): Warfare; military affairs (+ cavalry, horsemen)
45C13(SABRE)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons (with NAME) (+ during the battle)


Shelfmark: Firth c.26(238)

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