Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1833 and 1851


Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5198

Title: The banner & the sword

First Line: We'll seek some distant clime

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V860

Title: All is lost

First Line: All is lost now! oh, forme [sic]

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3933

Title: Gallant English tar

First Line: There's one whose fearless courage yet, has never failed in fight

Themes:  Sailors

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
48C8133: Curtain ~ stage
48C8521: Actor (on the stage)
48C85: Theatre, theatrical performance
48C81: The stage and its equipment
48C8131: Backdrop

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(BARK)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))


Shelfmark: Firth c.13(246)

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