Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 39(160)

Sheet Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.23 (Harvard College Library). MS inscription on original: This exceedingly rare Ballad I believe to be Unique; it has not, that I am aware of, been reprinted. I purchased it of Mr. Andrews [...] George Daniel, Canonbury, October 1847, Bristol.

Ballad - Roud Number: V13859

Title: News from frost-fair, upon the river of Thames

First Line: Not many years ago

Tune: Come from the temple to the bed

Subjects:  Thames River (England)


IconClass Codes:
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
31B6235(+82): Speaking (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25A13: Globe
41B313: Candlestick
41C69: Meat; still life of meat
46BB24: Shopkeeper - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce
41A336: Human figure at (open) window
46B354: Signboard

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