Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1844 and 1856


Viewing: Firth b.26(381)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Young Spencer the rover

First Line: These words were composed by young Spencer the rover

Themes:  Roving

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp that once in Tara's halls

First Line: The harp that once through Tara's halls

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Subjects:  Ireland

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A723: Bench
31A235: Sitting figure
47I31: Nursery, market garden
43B1: Enjoying nature

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
43C942: Folk dancing (men and women together)

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