Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1736 and 1763


Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3997

Title: The humours of rag-fair: or The countryman's description of their several trades and callings

First Line: Last week in Lent I came to town


ESTC: N1950

Themes:  ShopkeepersEconomy and tradeTrades


IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
34B11: Dog
41A721: Chair
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41A3211: Open door
49L51: Pen
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
49G1: Physician, doctor
49G81: Medicament, medicine
31A4625: Dropsy


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 3(41a)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 3(73)

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