Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Result Type:
Editions - 2
Ballad Works - 1
Themes:
Scotland - 2
Widows - 2
Deception - 1
Highwaymen - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 1
Bodleian Rare Books - 1
Printers/Publishers:
[s.n.] - 2
Locations:
[s.l.] - 2

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: First line: Ladies and gents pray list to what I state

3 results found Page 1 of 1

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3977

Titles:
Sights for a mother

First Lines:
Ladies and gents, pray list to what I state

Themes:
Widows

Edition - Bod10693

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of seven ballads; see Harding B 19(30). 2806 c.15(168) and 2806 c.15(169) were originally one sheet.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3977

Title: Sights for a mother

First Line: Ladies and gents, pray list to what I state

Tune: Cole [sic] black rose

Themes:  Widows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.15(169)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod17369

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13526

Title: I ne'er shall forget the sad moments we parted

First Line: Oh, I ne'er shall forget the sad moments we parted

Tune: Kinloch of Kinloch

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5207

Title: Teddy O'Neile

First Line: I've come to the cabin he danced his wild jigs in

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah, o'er Hounslow Heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3977

Title: Sights for a mother

First Line: Ladies and gents, pray list to what I state

Tune: Cole black rose

Themes:  Widows

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Ballintown brae

First Line: It's down in yon muirland

Themes:  Deception

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 24401

Title: Here's to the maiden of blushing fifteen

First Line: Here's to the maiden of blushing fifteen

Harding B 19(30)

Click image to view larger


3 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.

×