Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1797 and 1834

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1569

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a vet'ran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Sailors - veterans


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the stile, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


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IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
45C16(PISTOL): Firearms (with NAME)
46C2411(SHROUDS): Parts of sailing-ship's rigging (with NAME)
45C13(CUTLASS): Hacking and thrusting weapons (with NAME)



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