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    between 1819 and 1844


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Viewing: Harding B 11(424)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of lo[ve]

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20825

Title: Flashy young dustman

First Line: Near Cannon street road a young housemaid did dwell

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  JewsPrisonsPregnancy


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlings, hot

First Line: A [l]ittle old woman, a living she got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V21198

Title: The sovereign bank

First Line: A ploaghman [sic] down in Somersetshire

Themes:  MoneyBanks


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V31035

Title: Mr. Lowe, and Miss Cundy

First Line: A spruce linen draper, one Mr. John Lowe


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away, pretty moth to the shade


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes play

First Line: When the southern breezes play


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3540

Title: Answer to the light guitar

First Line: Yes I will leave the fest[i]ve scene


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V11493

Title: I'll away to the bridal

First Line: Faith I'll awa' to the bridal

Themes:  Drinking


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: Glee. -- Red Crois knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy souln [sic] horn

Themes:  Crusaders


12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1030

Title: Together let us range

First Line: Together let us range the [fields]


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1318: Horse in motion
25H12: Dale, valley



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