Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1838 and 1845


J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


Firth b.26(68) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs


IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
41C345: Bowl
31A4152: Wooden leg
45B82: Disabled soldier
41A774: Container of glass: bottle, jar, vase


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(69)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1533)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 656

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