Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1032

Title: Death of Parker

First Line: Ye gods above protect the widow

Notes:  Harding B 16(72c) is another impression of this ballad alone

Subjects:  Parker, Richard, 1767-1797

Themes:  NavalMutiny at the Nore, 1797

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons, arise

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
22C31: Radiance emanating from persons or things


Shelfmark: Firth c.12(52)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(842)

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