Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

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Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you have heard that as dear as their lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors


IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
49N: Reading
31B6(+925): Morphology of human expression (+ being frightened)
46E221: Letter, envelope

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