Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier:



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7930

Title: My colleen das crutha na mho

First Line: T'was on a fine summer's morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: I espied a lovely fair one, and her did not know

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3005

Title: Nell Flagherty's drake

First Line: My name it is Nell quite candid I tell

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
42D11: Proposal, declaration of love
41A351: Terrace
33C32: Pursuit of a woman, prowling

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2351: Sitting on the ground - AA - female human figure
33C2162: Lover (woman) alone (e.g. longing for the beloved)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F38(PARTRIDGE): Walker and runner birds: partridge

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