Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:



J. Scott, Printer, Pittenweem; J. Wood, 49 N. Richmond [street, Edinburgh]


Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man-of-war

First Line: It was in yon meadows I carelessly did stray

Themes:  Opium War, 1840-1842


IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
31B6(+913): Morphology of human expression (+ swinging, waving)
47D8(ROPE): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: rope


Shelfmark: Firth c.12(135)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip

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