Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1821 and 1828


Harding B 1(93) is another edition.


Viewing: Harding B 1(94)

Ballad - Roud Number: 1700

Title: The bloody gardener's cruelty: or, The shepherd's daughter betrayed

First Line: Come all ye lovers, and to me lend an ear

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel mother


IconClass Codes:
33B9: Flight, running away; pursuing
25I141: Street
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
41A54: Fence, wall, paling
31A27112: Running
46B25: Going to the market

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