Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.


Harding B 11(2820) is another impression. Firth b.26(322) is another edition Firth c.14(276) is another edition. Harding B 11(2820) is another impression. Firth c.14(276) is another edition. Firth b.26(322) is another edition

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2669

Title: The old musketeer

First Line: 'Neath a vine covered porch sat an old musketeer

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14863

Title: My village home

First Line: My village home, my village home

Themes:  Rural society

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46B354: Signboard
25I24: Public road in village
42B741: Father and child(ren), man and child(ren) (family group)
46C52: Hotel, hostelry, inn
46C122: Wheelbarrow

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2821)

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