Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8048

Title: Mother, kiss me, ere I die!

First Line: What joy to return to my once happy home

Notes:  See also Firth b.28(29d)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17791

Title: Trim the lamp

First Line: Trim the lamp, and fill the bowl

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3907

Title: Happy be thy dreams

First Line: Oh, happy, happy, happy be thy dreams


IconClass Codes:
31E12: Deathbed
31E112: Assembly of relatives ~ dying person
31B6214: Weeping
31A25344: Wiping away tears


Shelfmark: Firth c.26(12)

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