Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Johnson Ballads 214 is another issue.


Viewing: Harding B 11(2031)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The lad in his jacket so blue

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Tune: Bonnets of blue

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you wild young people and listen to my song

Tune: Bushes and briars

Themes:  TavernsSailorsMurderMoney


IconClass Codes:
45C22: Armour
45C221: Helmet
45A10: Symbols, allegories of war; 'Guerra' (Ripa)

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