Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier:

5



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Viewing: Harding B 40(5)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2123

Title: Kathleen O'Regan

First Line: A boy in my teems [sic], just before I reach'd twenty


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12871

Title: Irish hearts for the ladies

First Line: One day madam Nature was busy

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 983

Title: Patrick Sheehan

First Line: My name is Patrick Sheehan my years are thirty-four

Authors:  Kickham, Charles Joseph, 1826-1882

Themes:  Soldiers


4th Ballad

Title: The old oak tree

First Line: The night was dark, cold blew the wind

Themes:  Murder


5th Ballad

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: When the thundering of cannon died away on the air


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1016

Title: Paddy Carey

First Line: 'Twas at the town of nate Clogheen

Themes:  Soldiers


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V29805

Title: Irishman's glory shines brighter than gold

First Line: Poets may pen the fame of each nation

Themes:  Irish


8th Ballad

Title: A new song on the real M'Coy

First Line: You lads and lasses I pray draw near I'm going to sing you a song

Themes:  Domestic strife


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1195

Title: My grandmother's chair

First Line: My grandmother she at the age of eighty three


10th Ballad

Title: Executions of Tim Kelly

First Line: You muses mine [sic] with me combine

Themes:  Executions


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V717

Title: The green flag

First Line: Boys fill your glasses


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
46AA14: Farmers - AA - female farmer, farmer's wife

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33C213: Serenade to the beloved

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B3211: American negroes
46A18: Slavery; serfs and slaves
61D(WEST INDIES): Geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (names of cities and villages excepted) (with NAME)
25K1: Landscapes in tropical and sub-tropical regions
31B11: Sleeping in bed
31E234632: Violent death by dagger, knife
33B6: Killing ~ aggressive relationships

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B2(WELLINGTON?): Historical person (with NAME)



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