Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1863 and 1885


Harding B 11(1882) is another edition. Harding B 11(1882) is another edition.

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Viewing: Harding B 11(1881)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 139

Title: Joan's ale was new

First Line: There were three jovial tradesmen

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V345

Title: The cheesemonger's daughter

First Line: Young Timothy White was a cheesemonger's boy

Themes:  JealousyLetter-writing


IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
34B11: Dog
31AA2511(+81): Arm raised upward - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
34B12: Cat
52BB3: Surprise, Wonder; 'Maraviglia' (Ripa)
41A321: Opening the door
34B13: Domestic birds (inside the house)

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