Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V877

Title: Burlington Bay

First Line: The rain fell in torrents, the wind whistled shrill

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1190

Title: Tartar tongue: a parody on the Tartar drum

First Line: Row thy boat, my jolly fellow

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14851

Title: Mary le Moor

First Line: As I stray'd o'er the common on Cork's rugged border

Themes:  SoldiersIreland

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H23: Sea (seascape)
46C24(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25H15: Forest, wood
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
42A3: Mother and baby or young child
32B342: Red Indians, American Indians
45M2: Soldiers and civilians
45C16: Firearms
31B6(+923): Morphology of human expression (+ defending oneself)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(495)

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