Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed by Taylor, 16, Waterloo-road, near the Coburg


1st Ballad

Title: Serjeant Slum

First Line: 'Twas on the spot where soldiers drill

Tune: Dumble dum deary

Themes:  SoldiersTarring and feathering

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: To kiss the charming fair

First Line: Oh, how I love the ladies sweet rosy lips to buss

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: My love is like the red red rose

First Line: O' my love is like the red red rose

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796


IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
41C2541: Open fire, fire-place, stove (in kitchen)
13E7: Diviner, soothsayer
13A21: Séance


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1231

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