Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1587

Title: Duffy's farewell

First Line: The order has arrived, boys, and we are bound to Dublin

Themes:  Transported convictCourtship - difference in social statusCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11619

Title: My home in Kentucky

First Line: I long, how I long, for my home in Kentuck

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31A2711: Walking
25G3(PALM-TREE): Trees: palm-tree
32B342: Red Indians, American Indians
45C15(BOW AND ARROW): Archer's weapons: bow and arrow


Shelfmark: 2806 b.11(49)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1019)

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