Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  TaxationSmuggling


IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
24B: Moon as celestial body
46B355: Trade mark, trade token, trade sign, trade card
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
46B4511: IOU (= I owe you), bond
31A25191(+81): Hand in the pocket (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
46C52: Hotel, hostelry, inn
31B6(+928): Morphology of human expression (+ having pleasure in the misfortune of others)
44D14: Registration bureau, civil registry


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(27)

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