Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Harding B 11(2595A) is another issue Johnson Ballads 239 is another issue


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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You [l]overs all both great and small attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
46C24(DINGHY): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
25H131: Rocky coast
46C2322: Rowing facing backward, pulling
46C24(BARK)(+641): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ getting out; dismounting; disembarkation)

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