Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1797 and 1834

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250


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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21859

Title: Darby Kelly

First Line: My grandsire beat a drum so neat

Subjects:  Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722Wolfe, James, 1727-1759Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with the carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear! oh dear! kind gentle folks let it be said

Themes:  Red hair


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
41A3211: Open door
41A325: Threshold
33B1: Quarrel, argument
31A2511(+81): Arm raised upward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6(+921): Morphology of human expression (+ threatening; fury)



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