Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1847 and 1852


Printed and Sold by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle; and Dalton, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Duncan Campbell

First Line: My name is Duncan Campbell, from the shire of Argyle

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  Fighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2185

Title: The Enniskillen dragoon

First Line: A beautiful damsel of fame and renown

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersCourtship - difference in social status

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B12: Cat
43C142: Tormenting mammals ~ sport and recreation
31A27112: Running

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C11: Road, path
46C13142: Ass, donkey
33A13: Meeting
46A23: Contrast between important and unimportant people; the inferior before the superior, the weak before the mighty


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(199)

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