Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1855 and 1858


[Printed and] Sold by John O. [Bebbington, 22 Goulden street,] Oldham Road Manchester

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15470

Title: The discharged soldier

First Line: Come all you sons of Britan [sic] and Irish heroes too

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edwin the gallant hussar

First Line: A young maiden possessed of much beauty

Themes:  Soldiers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)
48C51561: 'passe-partout'
45(+2): Warfare; military affairs (+ land forces)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313(+22): Private soldier (+ cavalry, horsemen)


Shelfmark: Firth c.14(311)

Notes:  Imprint defaced

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