Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1813 and 1838

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Two titles on an uncut sheet



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Viewing: Firth b.25(103/104)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8022

Title: Our king is a true British sailor

First Line: Too long out of sight have been kept jolly tars

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837


2nd Ballad

Title: Meet me to night

First Line: Meet me to-night in the path which lie


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1941

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Come, my gallant soldier, come!


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V34200

Title: The welcome

First Line: Come, hurrah! boys, & help me to sing

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: The new God save the king

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1245

Title: The Highland minstrel boy

First Line: I hae wander'd mony a night in June

Performers:  Anderson, Mr.

Subjects:  Scotland


10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1279

Title: Dear! what can the matter be

First Line: He promis'd he'd buy me a fairing should please me

Themes:  Fairs


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain


12th Ballad - Roud Number: V13891

Title: Welcome Adelaide our beloved queen

First Line: Arouse, arouse all Britain's isle

Subjects:  Adelaide, Queen dowager, 1792-1849


13th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman


14th Ballad - Roud Number: V18882

Title: The jasmine-flower

First Line: How lovely the jessamine-flower


15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: On the banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfin bower


16th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger, off, off, & away!


17th Ballad - Roud Number: V4543

Title: O! softly sleep, my baby boy

First Line: O! Softly sleep my baby boy


18th Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: The Marseilloise hymn

First Line: Ye sons of France awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836


19th Ballad

Title: Come to thy lattice

First Line: Come to thy lattice, the stars are bright


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A722: Couch, sofa, settee
41D221(TOP-HAT): Head-gear (with NAME)
41A431: Carpet, rug
61B2(William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837): Historical person (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
41D267: Purse, money-bag
44B192: Sceptre, staff (symbol of sovereignty)
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.
41D266: Ornaments, jewels
61BB2(Adelaide, Queen Dowager, 1792-1849): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman



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