Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(1792)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time since I was digging up land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: My poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Dogs


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A122(HANOVER)1: Armorial bearing, heraldry (with NAME of family) - coat of arms
44B194: Coat of arms (symbol of sovereignty)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
47I84: Woodcutting, woodcutter ~ forestry
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders
47I85: Woodgathering, woodgatherer
47D8(AXE): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: axe



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