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Viewing: Harding B 21(16)

Ballad - Roud Number: V11991

Title: Natty Sam

First Line: A tinker I am

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Tinkers


IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
24B: Moon as celestial body
41D2321(+81): Apron (+ men's clothes)
46B355: Trade mark, trade token, trade sign, trade card
31B6235(+82): Speaking (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
47B113: Pewterer, tinsmith
33C35: One-sided courting; pursuit; difficult choice
41C27(KETTLE): Kitchen-utensils (with NAME)

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