Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:



W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas Street, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: The green linnet

First Line: On a fair summer's morning as day was just dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V11635

Title: The old willow brook

First Line: When the red sun has sunk o'er the valley afar

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9143

Title: Dear woman

First Line: Bright, bright are the beams of the morning sky

Themes:  Women

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G3(OAK): Trees: oak

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42A37: Watching a sleeping child
42A411: Cradle, crib

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
43C7: Children's games and plays


Shelfmark: Harding B 19(39)

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