Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1855


Cadman, Printer, Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11936

Title: Old veteran

First Line: A veteran was standing to see a review

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7630

Title: I won't be a nun

First Line: Now, is it not a pity

Themes:  Nuns

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
33C21: Courting
45B31: Guard duty, keeping sentry
45C41: (military) camp with tents

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43B611: Swing
42G222: Brothers or sisters (second degree family relationships)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2834)

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