Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1797 and 1807


Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17413

Title: A new song, written on the death of Captain Hood

First Line: Messmates hear a seaman's story

Subjects:  Hood, Alexander, 1758-1798

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: From dad and mam's society

Themes:  Sailors


IconClass Codes:
43B31(+11): Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc. (+ waiter, waitress, etc.)
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(157)

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