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The blank space in the imprint may have been left for A. Ryle, successor to J. Paul. The speech bubble in the illustration is blank.



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Viewing: Firth b.27(107)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14926

Title: The blighted tater

First Line: I saw a tater in a garden growing


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 15912

Title: The barrel of pork

First Line: Two Israelite brothers in New York once dwelt

Themes:  Jews


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IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
31B6235(+81): Speaking (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))



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