Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1813 and 1838


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Viewing: Firth b.25(72)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7758

Title: Billy Barlow

First Line: O when I was born, says old mother Goose


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Themes:  WarSoldiers - death in battle


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A373: Clown

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ (full) bust portrait)
48A91(+745): Styles in the fine arts (+ baroque and classicism)



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