Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1076

Title: Follow the drum

First Line: 'Twas in the merry month of May

Themes:  SoldiersTradesmenRecruiting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: Irish stranger

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor wret[c]hed stranger

Subjects:  IrelandU.S.A

Themes:  Emigration - IrishLand tenure - IrelandIrish exiles

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
45D312: Officer
45C41: (military) camp with tents
41C323: Glass, rummer

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
46A151: Beggar
42F32(BROOM): (household) utensils and implements (with NAME)
41D29: Clothed in rags


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1240)

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