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Street cries of the world

Street cries were once a popular subject of songs and literature in Britain, continental Europe and elsewhere. Each month from 2018 onwards I'll be scanning and transcribing publications to build this collection.

RUSSIAN CRIES

Krass Phoroche or Cranbery liquor good.

Kalatche Khorosh – a sort of White Bread.

Skra Svija – Kavias fresh.

A Peasant in a Too Loop.

Miasnick, or Butchers Meat.

Water Carrier.

Pasouda Khoroche – Good Turnery wares.

Sbiten geriatchi – Tea hot!