Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12878

Title: The young recruit

First Line: See, these ribbons gaily streaming

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V376

Title: Dear mother I've come home to die

First Line: Dear mother, I remember well

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3278

Title: Wearing of the green

First Line: O Kitty dear, did you hear the news that's gone round

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians


IconClass Codes:
45D312: Officer

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