Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Search again:

Results:

Your current search: First line: A curly headed ploughboy five years ago was I

8 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod2824

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  See Harding B 11(226) for imprint. The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(226)


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plough-boy

First Line: A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(78b)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2825

Imprint Names:  Batchelar

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1842

Imprint: Batchelar, Printer, opposite the Refuge for the Destitute, Hackney Road


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plough-boy

First Line: A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(79a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod15025

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: Curly headed plough boy

First Line: A curly headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(80a)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 2440

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod23818

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, (late 123), Union- street, Boro.' S.E.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(268)


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plouchboy [sic]

First Line: A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(79b)

Notes:  Slip. The illustrations and the text are separately printed items.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod1403

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177 (late 123), Union- street, Boro.' S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(269) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 336


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plouchboy [sic]

First Line: A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(2751)

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: The bewildered maid

First Line: Slow broke the light and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1003

Title: God bless the prince of Wales

First Line: Among our ancient mountains

Subjects:  Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910Alexandra, Queen, consort of Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1844-1925

Themes:  Wedding of the Prince of Wales, 1863

Harding B 11(268)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11896

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, (late 123,) Union- street, Boro.' S.E.

Series Identifier: 336


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26901

Title: Oh! if I had a wife that would love me

First Line: I am lonesome, forlorn and dejected

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plouchboy [sic]

First Line: A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(268)

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: Tht [sic] bewildered maid

First Line: Slow broke the light and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

Harding B 11(2751)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod12043

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13896

Title: Begone dull care

First Line: Begone dull care I pray thee begone from me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plough-boy

First Line: A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5104

Title: A new flounce to your gown

First Line: Of all the gay fashions we daily do see

Themes:  Fashions

Harding B 11(226)

Click image to view larger


Ballad Work - Roud Number: 22077

Titles:
The curly headed plough boy
Curly headed plough boy
The curly-headed plough-boy
The curly-headed plough boy

First Lines:
A curly headed ploughboy five years ago was I
A curly headed plough boy, five years ago was I
A curly headed plough boy five years ago was I
A curly-headed plough boy five years ago was I
A curly-headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:
Soldiers

8 results found Page 1 of 1

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×