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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 696

Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times, for 1841

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Tune: Irish Molly

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersSocial statusRailwaysPolitics and government - 19th centuryTrade depressionServantsPoor law


IconClass Codes:
44C312: Political caricatures and satires
61B2(RUSSELL?): Historical person (with NAME)
34B11(BULLDOG): Dog (with NAME of kind)

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