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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 925

Title: On board of the Kangaroo

First Line: Once I was a waterman, and lived at home in ease

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 753

Title: Old Bob Ridley O!

First Line: I'se come to chuck a challenge out

Notes:  The same setting of type as Firth b.27(30) but with a different first ballad

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
46C223: Harbour
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.
46C512: Departure ~ travelling
25H13: Coast


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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2845)


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