Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1849 and 1862


London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.


Firth c.14(276) is another edition Harding B 11(2820) is another edition Harding B 11(2821) is another edition. Firth c.14(276) is another edition Harding B 11(2820) is another edition Harding B 11(2821) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2669

Title: The old musketeer

First Line: 'Neath a vine-covered porch sat an old musketeer

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14863

Title: My village home

First Line: My village home, my village home

Themes:  Rural society

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
41C74: Tobacco

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
25H217: River bank
41B214: Chimney


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(322)

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