Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


The motto in the illustration is: Statio bene fida carinis (i.e. Statio fida bene carinis, motto of the Town of Cork?)


Viewing: Firth c.13(219)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V797

Title: Waving greenwood tree

First Line: Now by the waving greenwood tree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22204

Title: Evening bells

First Line: Those ev'ning bells, those ev'ning bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14820

Title: The lass that loves a sailor

First Line: The moon on the ocean was dimm'd by a ripple

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Drinking

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
71A722: Adam engaged in agricultural activities, Eve suckling the children

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
45C16(CANNON): Firearms: cannon
45K13: Fortress

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