Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1860 and 1883


Viewing: Firth b.25(142)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1108

Title: Cottage near Rochelle

First Line: When I beheld the anchor weighed

Notes:  Harding B 15(66b) is another issue of this ballad alone Harding B 15(67b) is another issue of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Kate Kearney

First Line: O did you not hear of Kate Kearney

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark ey'd sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Themes:  Sailors

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41A17: Farm (building)
25H17: Meadow, pasture
46C14: Animal traction, animal-drawn vehicle (carriage etc.)
41D2632: Parasol, sunshade

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
25H13: Coast

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