Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1662 and 1691


Printed, for J. Conyers in Fetterlane next Holborn


Ballad - Roud Number: V1585

Title: Jolly Jack of all trades, or, The cries of London city

First Line: I am a Jack of all trades

Tune: A begging we will go


ESTC: R233149

Themes:  Street traders

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
46C11: Road, path
46B222: Pedlar
42F32(BROOM): (household) utensils and implements (with NAME)
43C512: Playing-cards
31A5311: Comb, brush and other tools (care of the hair)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
25I24: Public road in village

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
41D23321: Boots

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 1(104a)

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