Broadside Ballads Online

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Sheet Notes:  Slip

Ballad - Roud Number: V598

Title: The sons of Hibernia

First Line: Brave sons of Hibernia, your shamrocks display

Tune: St. Patrick's day

Themes:  Irish

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23T27(XVI): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries (with Roman NUMBER of century)
32B311(SPANISH): Europeans (with NAME)
45I61: Conqueror triumphing, triumphal entry of victor

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)
45B111: Recruiter, crimp
45B114: Conscription ~ enlisting

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