Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'


Harding B 11(3580) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6805

Title: The soldier's return from India

First Line: Oh, come you from the Indies?

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2365

Title: Colleen Rue

First Line: As I roved out one summer's morning a speculating most curiously


IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
45B73: Return of the soldiers to civilian life, returning home
33C233: (lovers) embracing each other, 'symplegma'


Shelfmark: Firth c.14(162)

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