Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    c.1867

Imprint:

W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street


Notes:

See also Harding B 19(44).



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: An admired song called blue-eyed Mary

First Line: As I roved out one summer's day to view the flowers springing


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20097

Title: Elegiac lines on our invincible chieftain O'Connell

First Line: Oh, yon heavenly muse and yon angelic virgin

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4935

Title: The poor Connaughtman

First Line: I am a poor Connaught man from the town of Athlone

Themes:  Countryman in Dublin


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: A much amired [sic] [s]ong called the dark-eyed gipsy O

First Line: There were three gipsies in the east

Themes:  Gipsies


5th Ballad

Title: Fisher's funeral

First Line: Like October leaves the great men fall


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 527

Title: A new song called William and Nancy

First Line: Adieu, lovely Nancy, since now I must leave you


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
46AA14: Farmers - AA - female farmer, farmer's wife
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I422: Vine
25F23(FOX): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: fox
85(FOX AND THE GRAPES): Fables (with TITLE)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F23(LION): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46B222: Pedlar
46C122: Wheelbarrow

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E141: Coffin

6th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 40(1)


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