Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1849 and 1862

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 11(1987)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V606

Title: The Kerry recruit. Or the Spalpeen fanaugh

First Line: In Dennis st., in sweet Tralee, one day in the month of August

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
48C149: Ruin of a building ~ architecture

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F23(LION): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion
44A5(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Symbols of particular nations, states, districts, etc. (+ nation; national)
86(PRAEMONITUS PRAEMUNITUS): Proverbs, sayings, etc. (with TEXT)
45A11: Militarism

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