Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(1484)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: When a boy, Harry Bluff left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5195

Title: The banner of war

First Line: Behold the Britannia! how stately and brave

Themes:  Naval

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32A5: Caricatures (human types)
31B62321(+81): Laughing (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB2(BOUDICA): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman
45E31: Ancient forms of military vehicles: chariot, battle wagon, etc.
32B311(BRITONS): Europeans (with NAME)

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