Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1797 and 1834

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Viewing: Johnson d.1773(p. 137v)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1981

Title: Live and let live

First Line: \"Live and let live,\" is the first law of nature

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Tolerance


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V574

Title: Meeting of the waters

First Line: There is not in this wide world a valley so sweet

Subjects:  Ireland


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Some time ago the people said, that English sports were dying

Themes:  Dancing


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
33C21: Courting
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E3421: Urn



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