Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(890)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1431

Title: Diamond cut diamond, or the Yorkshire horse-dealer

First Line: Hard by Clapham townend liv'd an old Yorkshire tike

Themes:  Horse-dealing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Horse-racing

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
46C13187: Leading a horse by the reins; rider beside his horse
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13161: Saddle and bridle (saddlery)
46C1312: Equestrian state-portrait

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