Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

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Date
    between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier:

333


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Viewing: Firth b.26(316)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2891

Title: Poor Flora on the banks of Boyne

First Line: I am a youthful damsel who loves my laddy well

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentInsanity


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 399

Title: Sheffield apprentice

First Line: I was brought up in Sheffield but not of high degree

Subjects:  Holland

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryServantsApprentices


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
46C11: Road, path
41A3611: Spire (of tower on house or building)
46BB25: Going to the market - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I2133: Lamb
49L51: Pen
41A251: Study; 'studiolo'; library
49L7: Handwriting, written text
11P331: Functionaries and dignitaries ~ episcopal Protestant churches
42F53: Manservant, footman
41A321: Opening the door



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