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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.

THE CRIES OF NEW-YORK

The Cries of New York frontispiece

Strawberries

Butter Milk

Radishes

Baked Pears

Hot Corn

Water Melons

Milk

Sweet Potatoes

Bell Man

Oysters

Scissors Grinder

Sweep

Watchman

Fire