Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell, dear Erin, I now must leave you

Notes:  6 stanzas. Appears also in 2806 b.9(242)

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3137

Title: A new song called the Dear and darling boy

First Line: When first unto this town I came

Notes:  Another issue appears in 2806 b.9(242)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3067

Title: Pat of Mullinger

First Line: They may talk of Flying Childers

Themes:  Horse-racing

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
12U(FREEMASONRY): Miscellaneous religions, cults and doctrines: Freemasonry
33A13: Meeting
25I18: Outskirts of city
46A63: Meeting, assembly

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B33(TURKS): Asiatic races and peoples: Turks
41D267: Purse, money-bag
54F121: Turn of Fate, Wheel of Fortune
73C8646: The prodigal son returns home, where his father awaits him

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13141: Horse
41A18: Hut, cabin, lodge


Shelfmark: Harding B 19(91)

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