Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Search again:


Your current search: IconClass Code: 46C232(+9)

Current filters: Themes: Soldiers(x)  
10 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod1565

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 9

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21861

Title: How happy the soldier

First Line: How happy the soldier who lives on his pay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(102)

Click image to view larger

Harding B 11(3406)

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod16792

Imprint Names:  Whitford, T.

Imprint Locations:  Bath

Imprint: T. Whitford, Printer and Book-binder, No. 9, Bridewell-Lane, Bath

Ballad - Roud Number: V6769

Title: The maiden's lamentation. For the loss of her sweetheart. A new song

First Line: Farewell my true and valiant soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(1187)

Notes:  Slip

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod3850

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(257).

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: ['Twa]s of a damsel both fair and handsome

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: The boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

Edition - Bod4000

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St

Notes:  2806 c.9(66) is another issue with a different illustration.

Ballad - Roud Number: V3140

Title: A new song call'd Molly my darling dont leave me

First Line: Fatagued [sic] I am after a long campaign

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.9(64)

Notes:  Slip.

Click image to view larger

2806 b.9(136)

Notes:  Slip.

Click image to view larger

2806 c.7(59)

Notes:  Slip.

Click image to view larger

Harding B 26(439)

Notes:  Slip.

Click image to view larger

Johnson Ballads 2165a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2166b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2195b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 3245

Notes:  Slip.

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod11660

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1853]

Imprint: Hodges, (from Pitts,') Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, No 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials

Ballad - Roud Number: V28505

Title: The glorious camp at Chobham

First Line: Now all good folks who love a sprec [sic], come here and listen unto me

Subjects:  Chobham (England)

Themes:  SoldiersCrimean War, 1853-1856QuakersSikh wars, 1845; 1848-9

Harding B 11(1337)

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod12153

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and wholesale stationer, &c., 9 King street, (off Trongate, Glasgow

Series Identifier: 132

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4043

Title: The hungry army

First Line: The wind in thundering gales did roar

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3463

Title: John and his wife on using tea

First Line: Neighbours draw near and I'll tell you a tale

Themes:  Domestic economyTeaEating and drinking

2806 c.13(111)

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod13137

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6008

Title: Slap-up 4-and-9

First Line: List my friends all round in verse I got it pat

Themes:  FashionsPaternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6221

Title: The old mill stream

First Line: And this is the old mill-stream that ten years ago

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1698

Title: The soldier's vow

First Line: By my shield and my sword

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3538)

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod20620

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(231).

Series Identifier: 13

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3027

Title: A new song called The Black Horse

First Line: Come all you airy bachelors, a warning take by me

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.11(12)

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod21802

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Appears in a sheet of eleven ballads. See Firth b.25(587/588). The same setting of type as 2806 b.9(256) but with a different title

Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.15(99)

Notes:  Slip.

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod21239

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Clayton, J.Myers

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLondonLondon

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Manchester: John Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road Bradford: Sold by James Clayton, 85, Salesbridge Lane London: Myers, 9, Cloyd Terrace, Copenhagen-st., Caledonian-rd.

Series Identifier: 455

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V491

Title: The age of man, displayed in ten stages of life

First Line: In prime of years when I was young

Themes:  Ages of man

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(317)

Click image to view larger

Harding B 11(26)

Click image to view larger

10 results found Page 1 of 1

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.