Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    [between 1815 and 1817]


[above] Printed for Wm. Hone, 55 Fleet Street [below] Swan, Printer, 76, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V27064

Title: The quizzical quorum, or The fortunes and misfortunes of the Black beaks of Blackheath. A new ballad. 2nd ed

First Line: O Fame, blow your trumpet, and scatter a wreath

Tune: Derry down

Notes:  Introduced with a quotation from The Winter's Tale, by William Shakespeare

Themes:  Courts and law - 19th century


IconClass Codes:
61B11(+513): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ profile portrait)
41D221(CAP): Head-gear: cap


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