Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14288

Title: Lamentation of the two M'Cormacks who were innocently hanged at Nenagh gaol

First Line: Come all yon [sic] Roman Catholics, I hope you will attend

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16439

Title: Don't say no

First Line: Along the forest straying

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13751

Title: Beautiful star

First Line: Beautuful [sic] star! in heaven so bright

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15720

Title: A new song on the melancholy loss of the emigrant ship, Anglo-Saxon. On her passage to America

First Line: I call on every Irishman to listen to my song

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(254)

Themes:  Shipwreck

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F32: Song-birds

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1421: Two-wheeled vehicle drawn by one animal

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
49M32: Book
49N: Reading
41A251: Study; 'studiolo'; library
49L511: Quill

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))


Shelfmark: Harding B 19(10)

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