Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1820 and 1824


Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9397

Title: Gen. Wolfe's song

First Line: How stands the glass around

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: Death of Wolfe

First Line: In a mouldering cave, where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C41: (military) camp with tents

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
31B6214(+82): Weeping (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
42E141: Coffin
42E131: Mourning the dead
43A49: Public funeral


Shelfmark: Harding B 25(718)

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