Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1797 and 1834

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64


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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1607

Sheet Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1607 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14935

Title: Have you seen my missus

First Line: You've heard of my children two, seeking for each other?

Notes:  Six stanzas

Themes:  Marriage - desertion


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9212

Title: Pirate crew

First Line: O'er the wide world of waters we roam ever free

Themes:  Piracy


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23526

Title: The standard bearer

First Line: Upon the tented field a minstrel knight


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
23U25: Watch
41D262: Fan
32A5: Caricatures (human types)
32A21: Fat (human type)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
43A2(+61): Private festivities, merry company (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)



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