Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 20(82)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2315

Title: Johnny Cope

First Line: Cope sent a letter to Dunbar

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1745

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18703

Title: A new song on the times

First Line: As strikes have become the order of the day

Themes:  Strikes

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31B52: Drunkenness
41C7111: Glass of wine
31F26: Death as skeleton
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
41C7112: Bottle of wine
43A(+61): Festivities (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)

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