Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

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Printed on both sides


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8079

Title: The mocking bird

First Line: I'm dreaming now of Hally, of Hally, of Hally

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5195

Title: The banner of war

First Line: Behold the Britannia! how stately and brave

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8809

Title: Pat Molloy

First Line: I was just eighteen years of age, my mother's white-hair'd boy

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13769

Title: Lily of the vale

First Line: Com [sic] flow'ret, come hither


IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
48A724: Music-hall
48C754: Instrumental and vocal music together


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 2685

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