Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1855


J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Great Ancoats St., Manchester, & Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1097

Title: Tar of the British sea

First Line: Oh, I am a son of the foaming deep

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Yes, let me like a s [sic] soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
11P442: Militant proselytizing: religious war, crusade, etc.
45I6: Victor (after the battle)
45C19(SHIELD)(+1): Protective weapons: shield (+ during the battle)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13187: Leading a horse by the reins; rider beside his horse
46C13185: Rearing (horse in motion)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3734)

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