Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1842 and 1855


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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1408

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With sloe black eyes & jet black hair

Themes:  Servants


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 164

Title: Sir John Barleycorn

First Line: There was three knights came from the north


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46BB221: Street-trader - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
46B44: Paying (~ commerce) (here also repayment of debt, etc.)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
41C714: Beer, ale
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)



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