Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1626

Title: Bounaparte's [sic] exile from Paris

First Line: Farewell ye splendid citadel, metropolis call's Paris

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V193

Title: Beautiful Venice

First Line: Beautiful Venice! city of song!

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C221: Helmet
61B11(+513): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ profile portrait)
23T23: Classical antiquity (historical epoch)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D131: Dandy, beau
49N: Reading
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
41D2631: Umbrella
31A311: Eyeglasses, spectacles
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
46D3: Newspaper, news-sheet


Shelfmark: Firth b.27(402)

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