Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Harding B 11(1034) is another impression.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3962

Title: The dying sailor at sea

First Line: Our ship was far, far on the sea

Attributation: Composed by S. Dawson

Authors:  Dawson, S.

2nd Ballad

Title: No sorrow there

First Line: Come, sing to me of heaven

Themes:  Death

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H23: Sea (seascape)
46C24(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))
46C2854: Look-out in the crow's nest

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
24A: Sun as celestial body
25H13: Coast
26A: Clouds
46C24(+62): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (+ departure; weighing anchor)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1035)

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