Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Viewing: Harding B 11(1124)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1462

Title: Faithful Ellen's happy meeting

First Line: As a warrior's daughter, she did roam

Tune: Lovely Lowland Caroline

Themes:  Lovers reunitedFirearms

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13816

Title: The Sicilian maid

First Line: I knew a Sicilian maid

Themes:  Cruel father

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: Gaily circling glass

First Line: By the gayly-circling glass

Themes:  Drinking


IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
31B6(+933): Morphology of human expression (+ holding something)
49B(+4): Scholastic education, tuition (+ pupil)
31A25411: Walking arm in arm

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