Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1850 and 1899

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Variant of a part of Firth b.27(11/12).



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders of the illuminations

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27154

Title: Ireland's unrelenting chains

First Line: The boat swings to a rusty chain

Subjects:  Ireland


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8231

Title: Dixey's land

First Line: I wish I was in the land of cotton

Authors:  Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
31A233: Kneeling figure
44B121: Audition; ruler giving audience



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