Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

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Walker and Son, Printer, Otley

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3248

Title: The brave volunteer

First Line: The last golden beam kissed the brows of the mountain

Tune: Will Watch

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20456

Title: Oh, say not earth's a desert drear!

First Line: O, say not earth's a desert drear

Tune: Shells of the ocean

Authors:  Thompson, George

Themes:  WomenMarriage - men


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(494)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(440)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 3363

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