Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth c.17(72)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 546

Title: George Barnwell

First Line: In Cheapside there liv'd a marchant

Themes:  MerchantsMurderApprentices

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the royal waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning as I was walking

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
41A17: Farm (building)
34B232: Fowl (cock, hen, chicken, etc.)
46C5141: Being welcomed ~ travelling
45C41: (military) camp with tents
47H313: Spinning-wheel
33C233: (lovers) embracing each other, 'symplegma'

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