Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    18--

Imprint:

Engraved, Printed, and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell



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1st Ballad

Title: To gas

First Line: Brilliant and refulgent light

Notes:  Poem

Themes:  Lamplighters


2nd Ballad

Title: The gasman's address

First Line: Good mistresses and masters may

Notes:  Poem

Themes:  Lamplighters


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A1(+5)(LAMPLIGHTERS): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ society)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25D4512: Gasholder, gas tank

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25D4511: Gasworks

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C622: Cake, tart, pastry
43A121: Christmas (non-liturgical celebration)
41C5: Celebration meal, feast, banquet

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A121: Christmas (non-liturgical celebration)
41C5: Celebration meal, feast, banquet

6th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
44E2: Street lighting
41A343: Ladder

7th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25D4511: Gasworks

8th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
44E2: Street lighting
31A2731: Falling
41A343: Ladder


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 37(23)


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