Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    c.1860

Imprint:

Thos. A. Jackson, (late Joseph Russell,) No. 6, Moor Street Birmingham



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15557

Title: The song of the scaffold

First Line: Hark to the clinking of hammers

Themes:  Executions


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1981

Title: Live and let live

First Line: Live and let live, is the first law of nature

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Tolerance


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
44G34: Death penalty, execution

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
44G34: Death penalty, execution

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31E2355: Violent death by hanging
44G34: Death penalty, execution

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A151: Beggar
46C1318: Horse in motion
46C116: Cross-roads, bifurcation


Printings:

Shelfmark: Firth c.17(269)


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