Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed and Sold by J. Sharp, No. 30, Kent-street, Borough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32787

Title: Who stole the goose!!!

First Line: Oh here's a pretty piece of work

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V196

Title: My beautiful Rhine

First Line: How [s]weet 'tis to wander

Themes:  Rhine, river

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6193

Title: Bright eyes are beaming

First Line: Oh, thy bright eyes beaming

4th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: No taxes to rob me, or tithes annoy me

Notes:  A single stanza


IconClass Codes:
43C1147: Hunting dogs
43C2121: Horse-racing
43C121: Angling
43C391: Boxing (sport)
43C421: Shooting with bow and arrow, archery (~ games of skill)
43C1431: Cock-fighting
43C1142(+423): Hunters hunting (N.B.: In 1988-1990 this notation denoted the concept of 43C11421 'hunters resting during the hunt') (+ hunting with horses)
43B2: Open-air recreation
43C223: Rowing, canoeing, etc. (sport)
43C224: Sailing (sport)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(4172)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1152

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