Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

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Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden-st Oldham Road, Manchester

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15056

Title: The battle of Philedelphia [sic]

First Line: Come all you Roman Catholics that's from your native home

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.Religious controversy - Ireland1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: Light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Grey

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33B31: Fist-fight
31B52: Drunkenness
25I141: Street
31B522: Drunken brawl (usually peasants fighting in an inn)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
45C19(SHIELD): Protective weapons: shield
45C14(LANCE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): lance
23T27(XV): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries


Shelfmark: 2806 b.10(60)

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Shelfmark: Firth c.26(158)

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