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Viewing: Harding B 11(2507)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7392

Title: Muggins and Gubbins

First Line: In Yorkshire town, not far away

Attributation: Composed and sung by J.S. Nibbs, Author of What will old England be?

Authors:  Nibbs, J.S.

Performers:  Nibbs, J.S.


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20242

Title: The showman

First Line: My name is Bill, the showman

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Freak-shows


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IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
31B6(+913): Morphology of human expression (+ swinging, waving)



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