Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1813 and 1838

Imprint:

Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13772

Title: The glasses sparkle on the board

First Line: The glasses sparkle on the board

Themes:  Drinking


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow, follow, over mountain

First Line: Follow, follow, over mountain


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red-cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes

First Line: When the southern breezes play


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V8701

Title: Hark thro' the woods, &c

First Line: Hark! thro' the woods the rising sound

Themes:  Hunting


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V674

Title: Some lilies in a valley grew

First Line: Some lilies in a valley grew


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H131: Rocky coast
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
46C292: Drowning, shipwrecked person
31E34: Finding a dead person
31E2211: Death by drowning (non-violent)


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 36(2)


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