Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1863 and 1885

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Viewing: Firth b.26(297)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11533

Title: It's wonderful how we do it, but we do

First Line: Napoleon used to say, there's no such word as fail


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship that under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  SailorsNaval


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
25H13: Coast
31B6214(+82): Weeping (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31A25344(+82): Wiping away tears (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D223(SHAWL): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)
46C5121: Waving farewell ~ departure on a journey



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