Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


John Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier:



Ballad - Roud Number: V4249

Title: Dialogue between Death & a sinner

First Line: Death. O sinner! I come by heaven's decree

Themes:  Death

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A12: Shaking hands, 'dextrarum junctio'

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
24B: Moon as celestial body
31A233: Kneeling figure
41A23: Bedroom
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
11Q21: One person praying
41A761: Bed

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q511: The Bible as a book


Shelfmark: Harding B 20(37)

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