Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1161

Title: Ragged coat

First Line: Oh what a world of flummery there is nothing but deceit in it

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3016

Title: Sporting youth

First Line: I'm a stranger in this country from Ireland I came

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V367

Title: Let us be happy together

First Line: Come let us be happy together


IconClass Codes:
31A225: Legs
47D8(SCISSORS): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: scissors
47H71: Tailor, dressmaker
31A42(+15): Human beings (legendary or not) of abnormal proportions, size, strength, etc. (+ legs)


Shelfmark: 2806 b.11(215)

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Shelfmark: 2806 c.16(215)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3206)

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