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: V12188

Title: The humorous bites of the world

First Line: All you that stand by, I would have you draw nigh


ESTC: T206273

Themes:  ShopkeepersTradesmenEconomy and tradeFrauds in trade

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
61BB11(+53): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ half-length portrait)
23T23: Classical antiquity (historical epoch)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
46C1318: Horse in motion
25I28: Outskirts of village
42D232: Elopement, running away


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 3(42b)

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