Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14860

Title: I want to go home to mamma!

First Line: I once had a sweetheart, tho' her name was Brown, she was most decidedly green

Authors:  Egerton, Frank W.

Performers:  Coyne, Fred

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12610

Title: Nelly Ray

First Line: I love a little country queen

Performers:  Bournley, Tom

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2522: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands
31B6(+926): Morphology of human expression (+ despairing)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
41D2661: Necklace


Shelfmark: Firth b.27(264)

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