Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1819 and 1844

Imprint:

Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13992

Title: Force of love, or the pot girl

First Line: I once fell in love with a maiden, oh dear

Themes:  Street tradersTheaters


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
25I141: Street
47D8(SCISSORS): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: scissors
47H71: Tailor, dressmaker

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.
41D2332: Shoes, sandals
41A7751: Container made of plant material other than wood: basket
32A21: Fat (human type)


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 11(362)


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