Broadside Ballads Online

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Paul Printer, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1686

Title: The Oakham poachers

First Line: Young men of every station that dwels [sic] within the nation

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1945

Title: Going ober de mountain

First Line: Oh, here I am both old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


IconClass Codes:
31B52: Drunkenness
31A63: Vomiting
25I141: Street
46A21: Contrast between rich and poor
41A3211: Open door
41D131: Dandy, beau
41C241: Cellar
46D1: Oral spreading of news, town crier
46E521: Bell ~ acoustic signalling


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 673

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