Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 19(83)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3021

Title: A new song called Bold M'Dermott

First Line: Come all you wild young gentleman [sic] so reckless and so bold

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3227

Title: A new song called Mary O!

First Line: I being young and airy to rambling I took my way

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F24(RHINOCEROS): Hoofed animals: rhinoceros

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M413: Printed historiated initial
31A2351: Sitting on the ground

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F72(NAUTILUS): Molluscs: nautilus

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