Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1850 and 1899

Notes:

See Firth b.25(587/588)



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

First Line: Sweet were the songs of the breeze and the fountain


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19689

Title: Lines written on the late melancholy death of T. F. Meagher

First Line: You daughters of old Erin with patience give ear to em [sic]

Themes:  Drowning


3rd Ballad

Title: An elegy on the death of the lamented most rev. D. O'Connor

First Line: You sons of this nation in disconsolation


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A3281: Key

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C70: 'Musica', symbolic representations, allegories and emblems ~ music; 'Musica'(Ripa)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E141: Coffin



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