Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1840 and 1866

Notes:

Harding B 11(3383) is another issue.


Series Identifier:

854



Search

Viewing: 2806 c.13(174)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2676

Title: The sailor's grave

First Line: Our bark was far, far from land

Themes:  Shipwreck


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: The king and the miller of the Dee

First Line: There dwelt a miller hale and bold

Authors:  Bickerstaffe, Isaac, 1735-1812


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B1212: Throne
44B113: King
46A23: Contrast between important and unimportant people; the inferior before the superior, the weak before the mighty
44B121: Audition; ruler giving audience
44B127: Ruler and his subjects



Click image to view larger




Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×