Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5583

Title: Maria. A favourite new song

First Line: Farewell to the ocean since I am return'd

Themes:  SailorsProstitutionPoor law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23929

Title: I have left the girl behind me. A new song

First Line: I'm lonesome since I cross'd the hill

Themes:  Unrequited love

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A13: Meeting
31B6214(+82): Weeping (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25G11: Groups of trees

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C221: Helmet
46C13187: Leading a horse by the reins; rider beside his horse
33C22: Lovers' meeting


Shelfmark: Firth c.12(228)

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