Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed by W. Taylor, 16, Waterloo Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8612

Title: Jonathan Brown

First Line: Twas down in a snug little country town

Themes:  Marriage prospectsTradesmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18982

Title: My father land

First Line: I hear them speak of my father land

Subjects:  Switzerland


IconClass Codes:
42D111: Man kneeling before his beloved (proposing)
31A5321: Hairdresser
33C321: Rivalry of men for the love of a woman; trying to get the skirt; 'Rivalità' (Ripa)
47H71: Tailor, dressmaker


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1221

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