Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 3291

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V123

Title: Allen and Sally

First Line: 'Twas in the evening of a wintry day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19617

Title: The mon at mester Grundy's

First Line: Good law! how things are alter'd now

Themes:  Social statusServants


IconClass Codes:
46A17: Working class, labourers
41C714(+1): Beer, ale (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
42F32(BROOM): (household) utensils and implements (with NAME)
41C324: Tankard
41C12: Drinking
41D2331: Stockings, socks
44E5(+0): Garbage collection (+ variant)
41D2333: Wooden shoes, clogs

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