Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15561

Title: The sailor's farewell

First Line: Farewell, Mary! I must leave thee

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1192

Title: The rover of the seas

First Line: I'm the rover of the seas

Themes:  Piracy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
46C1441: Four-wheeled vehicle drawn by one animal
46B13: Shop, store
42D371: With the unwanted third party
42D39: Adultery
47B111: Smith, blacksmith
92B222: Vulcan and Venus
92B423: Mars and Venus as lovers

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C7322: Harp


Shelfmark: 2806 d.31(67)

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Shelfmark: Firth b.27(129)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3380)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 2816

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 3368

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