Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23108

Title: Bold Jack, the sailor

First Line: Bold Jack the sailor, here I come

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7894

Title: To the fields, brave boys, let's repair

First Line: Hark! the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: The exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  IrelandEmigration

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C291: Shipwreck
25H131: Rocky coast
26C32: Storm at sea
46C292: Drowning, shipwrecked person

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I22311: Milkmaid
41A542: Gate, entrance
31A2518(+82): Hand on the hip (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41A54: Fence, wall, paling
41A771: Container of metal: bucket, can, canister, drum, tin


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(378)

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