Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 20(105)

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Firth c.16(33)

Sheet Notes:  Slip.

Ballad - Roud Number: 18844

Title: King and west countryman!

First Line: There was an old chap in the west country

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820


IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
49M32: Book
31A2364: Lying on one side, with uplifted upper part of the body and leaning on the arm
41A773: Container of ceramics: jar, jug, pot, vase
25F(+51): Animals (+ fighting animals; aggressive relations)
47I2131: Ram

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