Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Firth b.34(224)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8809

Title: Pat Molloy

First Line: I was just eighteen years of age, my mother's white haired boy

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.Emigration - IrishLetter-writingIrish - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 151

Title: The lark in the morning

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural societyIllegitimacy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B311(IRISH): Europeans (with NAME)
45C12(CLUB): Weapons for striking a blow: club

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I22311: Milkmaid
25I28: Outskirts of village
47I2112: Cow
46C1212: Carrying something with yoke

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