Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1772 and 1819

Sheet References:
  • ESTC: N71243


Viewing: Firth b.22(f. 90)

1st Ballad

Title: An African's appeal to the British nation

First Line: Hear me, free Britons -- to my plaint give ear

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: The African's complaint

First Line: Forc'd from home, and all its pleasures

Themes:  Slavery

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