Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


The same setting of type as Harding B 11(4198) but with a different first ballad


Viewing: Harding B 11(1520)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1624

Title: Henry's departure to the Spanish war

First Line: Abroad as I was walking upon a summers day

Subjects:  SpainIsle of Dogs, London (England)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815SoldiersLovers partedPeninsular war, 1807-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1665

Title: Here's a health bonny Scotland, to thee

First Line: Come, fill me a goblet of sparkling wine

Tune: The king, God bless him

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V523

Title: Deeply drinks of wine

First Line: Gaily still my moments roll

Themes:  Drinking

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A723: Bench
33C21: Courting
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
41A621: Pergola
25F39(DOVE): Other birds: dove
31A235: Sitting figure
31B6(+932): Morphology of human expression (+ addressing)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9871: Ornament ~ arabesque

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