Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1858 and 1885

Imprint:

London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: Wife's dream!

First Line: Now tell me, Mary, how it is that you can look so gay

Themes:  Drunkenness


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15198

Title: A father's love

First Line: The nectar cup may yield delight


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: The sons of Albion

First Line: You sons of Albion, take up your arms

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Patriotism


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
49L51: Pen
46A23: Contrast between important and unimportant people; the inferior before the superior, the weak before the mighty
42A3: Mother and baby or young child
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
42A4211: Carrying a child on the back
31A235: Sitting figure
31B6(+9211): Morphology of human expression (+ accusing)
44G16: Lawyer, attorney at law

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C121: Angling
25H217: River bank


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 11(4206)


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