Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Firth c.14(224) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13884

Title: Sailor's tear

First Line: He leap't into the boat

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6281

Title: Home, love, is home, be it ever so homely

First Line: Ah! why should my dearest his quiet endanger

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
25I241: Village street
45D313: Private soldier
41A223: Dining-room
48C514: Picture, painting
33A2: Taking leave
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
31AA2522: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands
45F32: Requisition (call into service)


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 267

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