Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1797 and 1834

Series Identifier:

57


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Viewing: Johnson d.1773(p. 157a)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: Slave chase

First Line: Set ev'ry stitch of canvas to woo the fresh'ning wind

Themes:  Slavery


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengary

First Line: The red moon is up on the moss-covered mountain

Subjects:  Scotland


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F24(DEER): Hoofed animals: deer



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