Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1757

Sheet Notes:  The illustration is coloured


Title: Yorkshireman's coat of arms

First Line: A flea, a fly, a magpie, an' t' bacon flitch


IconClass Codes:
45C221: Helmet
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
25F711(FLY): Insects: fly
44A1(+3)(YORKSHIRE): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ province; provincial)
25F711(FLEA): Insects: flea
25F32(MAGPIE): Song-birds: magpie
41C692(BACON): Kinds of meat (with NAME)

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