Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


2806 c.15(261) is another edition. 2806 c.15(261) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 11(2568)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8739

Title: My mother is a true born Irishman

First Line: 'Tis I that bears an illegent name

Tune: The Englishman

Themes:  Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7493

Title: Travelling tinker

First Line: I am a traveling tinker with my workshop on my back

Themes:  Tinkers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
46B222: Pedlar
41B1311: Bellows
46B2211: 'cris de Paris', cries of London, etc.

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