Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth b.25(276)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12051

Title: Pleasures of a hot day

First Line: What a plague's a summer's breakfast

Themes:  Summer heat

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V467

Title: Gallant Tom

First Line: It blew great guns when gallant Tom

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F24(STAG): Hoofed animals: stag

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
25H131: Rocky coast
46C24(BARK): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)

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