Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: The death of general Wolfe

First Line: In a mould'ring cave, where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad

Title: Give me, my love, before we part

First Line: Give me, my love, before we part

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C215(ANCHOR): Parts of ship's exterior: anchor
11M32: Hope, 'Spes'; 'Speranza divina e certa' (Ripa) ~ one of the Three Theological Virtues

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
25H131: Rocky coast
46C223: Harbour
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
25H2311: Wave
46C24(+621): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (+ getting in; mounting; embarkation)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(832)

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