Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth b.26(120)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6093

Title: Paddle your own canoe

First Line: I've travell'd about a bit in my time

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23589

Title: Work, boys, work!

First Line: I'm not a wealthy man, but I've hit upon a plan

Themes:  Social statusWorking class

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
48C7322: Harp
48CC7522: One person playing string instrument (plucked) - CC - out of doors

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25FF3(PHOENIX): Fabulous animals ~ birds: phoenix

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46B16: Auction sale, public sale

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