Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 11(2676)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9301

Title: A new song on the election

First Line: O the general election is coming they say

Themes:  Politics and government

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8515

Title: Within a mile of Edinburgh town

First Line: 'Twas within a mile o' Edinburgh town

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B231: Mayor, burgomaster
41C696: Broth, soup
25F44: Tortoises, turtles

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C15(+1): Archer's weapons (+ during the battle)

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