Broadside Ballads Online

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    c.1867


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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell, dear Erin, I now must leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3137

Title: A very new song called the Dear and darling boy

First Line: When first unto this town I came


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 476

Title: Brennan on the moor

First Line: It's of a fearless highway man a story I will tell

Themes:  Highwaymen


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
12U(FREEMASONRY): Miscellaneous religions, cults and doctrines: Freemasonry
33A13: Meeting
25I18: Outskirts of city
46A63: Meeting, assembly

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73C8646: The prodigal son returns home, where his father awaits him

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C22: Armour
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
71H144: David fighting Goliath



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