Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(212)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V187

Title: Beautiful leaves

First Line: Beautiful leaves, in their midsummer splendour

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2680

Title: Skipper and his boy

First Line: The sea ran high, and the wind wild

Themes:  SailorsShipwreck

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7814

Title: I'm an Irish boy

First Line: Ah, sure my darling, ye'd loike to know the country from where I came

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Ireland

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
31A235: Sitting figure
34B2332: Geese (domestic waterbirds)
41C743(+1): Cigarette (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
46B353: Poster
41C713(+4): Distilled spirits (+ foodstuffs in glass bottle or jar, bottled)

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