Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


See P. Carnell (1979): F48 for imprint


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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21755

Title: The extermination ballad

First Line: When tyranny's pampered and purple clad - minions

Themes:  Land tenure - Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 357

Title: Rocking the cradle

First Line: As I roved out on a fine summe[r's] morning

Themes:  AdulteryFamily life

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1670

Title: A new song called The bargee heroes

First Line: I am a bold rambling hero

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
46A151: Beggar
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
46C1318: Horse in motion

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