Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1820 and 1824

Imprint:

Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The gown of green

First Line: As my love and I were walking, to view the meadows round

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: Answer to The gown of green

First Line: A sailor was walking upon the high way


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
45D323: Sailor

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A151: Beggar
31A4153: Crutches
45B81: Veteran
45B82: Disabled soldier
48C756: Popular music, street music


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 25(766)


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