Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: Convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Sailors

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E121: Hearse-cloth, hearse-pall, 'pannus funeralis'

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C911: Man dancing alone
41D267: Purse, money-bag
41D212: Coat, cape
31B62313(+81): Smiling (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
48A98341: Rosette ~ ornament


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(689)

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