Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1838 and 1859


[...] & Co. Printers, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1910

Title: Forty years ago

First Line: Tis now some forty years ago

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1446

Title: The ploughman sailor

First Line: I that once was a ploughman, a sailor am now

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I223: Milking
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
47I15(PLOUGH): Agricultural implements: plough
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart
41A7211: Stool

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
43C1142: Hunters hunting (N.B.: In 1988-1990 this notation denoted the concept of 43C11421 'hunters resting during the hunt')
43C1147: Hunting dogs
46A14: Farmers
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
47I123: Ploughing
46A111: The three Estates: nobility, clergy, commoners


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1246)

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