Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed by Hill, 14, Waterloo Road, near the Victoria Theatre


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15298

Title: The soldier who died for his king

First Line: Dear maid of my soul! should I perish

Notes:  Sung in \"The Lord of the isles\"

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsy king!

First Line: 'Tis I'm the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
45C19(SHIELD): Protective weapons: shield

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C23: Quiver


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3587)

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