Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:

309


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Viewing: Firth c.13(12)

Sheet Notes:  Imprint torn

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Subjects:  Gosport (England)Chatham (England)

Themes:  Prostitution


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1093

Title: The great sea-snake

First Line: Perhaps you all have heard of a yarn

Themes:  Monsters


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA533: Styles of hairdress - AA - ~ women
61BB2(VICTORIA?): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman
41D2663: Ear-rings

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
46A14: Farmers
25H17: Meadow, pasture
43A1311: Dancing around the maypole



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