Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1845 and 1859


Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1166

Title: General Munroe

First Line: Come all good people and listen unto me

Subjects:  IrelandMonro, Henry, 1768-1798

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11909

Title: The maid of Martindale

First Line: In Martindale a village gay

Themes:  Rural society

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45A10: Symbols, allegories of war; 'Guerra' (Ripa)
45C16(MUSKET): Firearms (with NAME)
45C2: Military clothing and other equipment (uniforms, cap, armour, helmet, etc.)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
49M32: Book
49N: Reading


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(204)

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