Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Firth b.25(431)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Ann

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1804

Title: Drummer boy of Waterloo

First Line: When battle ronsed [sic] warlike band

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: Anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
41A723: Bench
31AA2354: Sitting in someone's lap - AA - female human figure
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))



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