Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14969

Title: Tim Snooken, the cadger

First Line: I never had money, I ne'er larnt a trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V152

Title: Robin and Granny

First Line: As Robin and Granny were going down town

Themes:  Drinking - women

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
42B71: Family life at home
83(Dickens, DOMBEY AND SON?): (scenes from) specific works of literature (with AUTHOR, Title)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)


Shelfmark: 2806 d.31(57)

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Shelfmark: Firth b.27(88)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3835)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 3329

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