Broadside Ballads Online

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Date
    1809

Series Identifier:

508



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Viewing: Harding B 10(27)

Ballad

Title: John Bull in town; or British wool for ever

First Line: I'll sing you a bit of a song

Tune: Madam Fig's gala

Authors:  Emery, John, 1777-1822

Performers:  Emery, John, 1777-1822

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

Themes:  FashionsCountryman in LondonProstitution


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
25I141: Street
41D23321: Boots
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41D212: Coat, cape
41D211: Dress, gown
41D221: Head-gear
41A325: Threshold
41D231: Trousers, breeches
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)
41D(+43): Fashion, clothing (+ fur used for clothes)
46B13: Shop, store
31AA2711(+72): Walking - AA - female human figure (+ two persons)
31A2711(+73): Walking (+ three persons)
33C56: Soliciting in the street ~ prostitution



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