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Printed and Sold by Richard Clay, 9, Devonshire Street, Bishopsgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V32700

Title: A copy of verses for 1828, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Once more your bellman greets you with his rhyme

Themes:  WatchmenTransportation

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
41B33: Lantern
25I141: Street
46E521: Bell ~ acoustic signalling
41A14: Urban housing
41A343: Ladder
44G21: Night patrol
23U24: Clock

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C4: (family) meal


Shelfmark: Harding B 37(25)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 37(33)

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