Broadside Ballads Online

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John Lucksway, Printer, Broad Street, Westminster


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27008

Title: Margaret Slack, and the prince of Waels [sic]

First Line: You mothers and fathers, I hope you'll attend

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15298

Title: The soldier who died for his king

First Line: Dear maid of my soul! should I perish

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 15(304b) but with a different printer and illustration.

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2669

Title: Old mousquetaire

First Line: 'Neath o [sic] vine cover'd porch sat an old mousquetaire

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
45D313: Private soldier
45F32: Requisition (call into service)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2325)

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