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Published Feby 25 1812 b [sic] J Pitts No. 14 Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials


An engraving. Harding B 25(1462) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V529

Title: Parody on the Bee proffer's honey

First Line: A kid of a boozy staggering mien


IconClass Codes:
46BB221: Street-trader - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce
33B31: Fist-fight
25I141: Street
46A17: Working class, labourers
46C13142: Ass, donkey
41D2321(+81): Apron (+ men's clothes)
47B1814: Butcher, slaughterman
41D29: Clothed in rags
41A7751: Container made of plant material other than wood: basket
33C321: Rivalry of men for the love of a woman; trying to get the skirt; 'Rivalità' (Ripa)
41C7131(+5): Genever, gin (+ foodstuffs in other container, e.g.: barrel, can, cask, tin, etc.)


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 939

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 940

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 941

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