Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


John F. Nugent & Co., Printers, 35, New-Row, West, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V24591

Title: A new song called I'm a janius

First Line: When I first saw light on a shiney night in a country town called Gorey

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of twelve, but with a different cut; see Firth b.27(109/110)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28191

Title: A poem on the Catholic cathedral church of Rathdrum

First Line: One pleasant morning all things most charming

Themes:  Catholic Church

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin I now must leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F22: Monkeys, apes

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11H(PATRICK): Male saints (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
46C2121: Dry-dock, floating-dock

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
51E11: Freedom, Liberty; 'Libertà' (Ripa)
61G(MAGNA CHARTA): Names of artefacts and man-made objects (buildings excluded) (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Harding B 19(59)

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