Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1812 and 1830


Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V599

Title: The trumpet sounds a victory

First Line: He was fam'd for deeds of arms

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11703

Title: How sweets the love, that meets return

First Line: When first I ken'd young Sandy's face

Subjects:  Scotland

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D313: Private soldier
45C14(PIKE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): pike

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G411: Cut flowers; nosegay, bunch of flowers
33C214: Presents offered to the beloved


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(521)

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Shelfmark: Firth c.18(107)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3902)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 28(217)

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