Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1833 and 1841


Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17975

Title: The soldier's death on the field of battle

First Line: A soldier in the battle fell

Notes:  2806 c.13(227) is another impression of this ballad alone

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1306

Title: My own dearest home

First Line: Wherever I wander, wherever I stray

Themes:  Marriage

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D312: Officer
31A2351: Sitting on the ground
31A236: Lying figure
45C72: Medical aid and nursing of the sick and wounded

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
46B355: Trade mark, trade token, trade sign, trade card


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3571)

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