Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed & sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Newcastle & Hull. To be had also of J. Whinham & Co. Scotch-st. Carlisle

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 829

Title: The rakish young fellow

First Line: When I was a rakish young fellow

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 820

Title: Burns and Highland Mary

First Line: In green Caledonia there ne'er were twa lovers

Subjects:  ScotlandBurns, Robert, 1759-1796


IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
41A141: The usual house or row of houses
41A542: Gate, entrance
44G311: Prison, jail
42D32: Satire on marriage
46C1271: Carrying a person on one's back
43C71841(+0): Pick-a-back, piggyback (+ variant)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3216)

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