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Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(4b)

Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: An excellent ballad, call'd The blind beggar of Bednal green

First Line: This song's of a beggar who long lost his sight

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ESTC: T192486

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars


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IconClass Codes:
46B311: Coin
34B11: Dog
46A151: Beggar
31A4111: Blind, blindness
42D172: Dowry
49D53: Counting, calculating



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