Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1800 and 1849

Imprint:

W. and J. Shelmerdine printers



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25751

Title: The dry little creature

First Line: When dry first, a droll little creature

Themes:  Drinking


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4197

Title: The pipe of tobacco

First Line: Why should life in sarrow [sic] be spent

Themes:  Smoking


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C70: 'Musica', symbolic representations, allegories and emblems ~ music; 'Musica'(Ripa)
48C803: Symbolic representations, allegories and emblems ~ musical drama

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
32B342: Red Indians, American Indians
46B49: Import and export
25G4(MAIZE): Plants and herbs (with NAME)


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 28(108)


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