Broadside Ballads Online

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Richard Rees, Licensed Hawker, No. 1, F., Liverpool



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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 2029

1st Ballad

Title: A tribute to Richard Rees, (known as Cheap John)

First Line: Will you hear a few lines from a plain working-man

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  TemperanceBallad-sellers


2nd Ballad

Title: The work among the hills in South Wales

First Line: Read in the papers they're no idle tales

Attributation: By a working man

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  Temperance


3rd Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: 'Twas in Tredegar town

Tune: Death of Nelson

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  TemperanceBallad-sellers



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