Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Harding B 11(126) is another impression.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10485

Title: The backslider's return; or The infidel's deathbed repentance

First Line: O, Saviour, I have found thee!

Attributation: Composed by S. Dawson

Authors:  Dawson, S.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3964

Title: The dying boy's reflections

First Line: Oh, speak to me, dear mother, and let thine eyes of blue

Themes:  Death - childrenStepmothers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
11P31131: Insignia of bishop, e.g. mitre, crozier
11P24: Non-Roman Catholic Episcopal Churches, e.g. Anglicans
11P15: The Church symbolized

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
33A14: Embracing each other, kissing


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(125)

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