Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5534

Title: Friends are few when foak are poor

First Line: When aw hed wark an brass to spend

Authors:  Billington, William

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13921

Title: Mother kissed me in my dream

First Line: Lying on my dying bed, through the dark & silent night

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13294

Title: Bear good will to all

First Line: We meet with many curious folks

Themes:  Economy and trade

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