Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1834 and 1856


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Viewing: Firth b.34(229)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: The poachers

First Line: When I was bound apprentice in famed Northamptonshire

Themes:  Poaching


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor!

First Line: It was one winter's night, when the wind

Themes:  Illegitimacy


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C1147: Hunting dogs
43C114: Hunter

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31A222101: Profane heart symbolism ~ love



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