Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1839 and 1855


Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers 69, Digbeth (from 21, Moor street,) Birmingham


References: The illustration is a (reversed) version of BMC 8711, \"A free born Englishman!\" (1795). Compare Firth c.12(436) Firth c.12(436) is another edition. Firth c.12(436) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3146

Title: Do come along my darling gal!

First Line: When passing through the town one day, town one day, town one day

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1255

Title: The present times or, Eight shillings a week

First Line: Come all you bold Britons where'er you be

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

Themes:  PovertyTrade depression


IconClass Codes:
46A15: The poor
44B62: Bad government
44C59: Censorship


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(909)

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