Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Beggars - 1
Lamplighters - 1
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 - 1
Naval - 1
Naval battles - 1

(show more)

Dates:
1750-1800 - 2
1800-1850 - 2
1850-1900 - 2
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 5
Bodleian John Johnson - 2
Bodleian Firth - 1
Printers/Publishers:
Such, H. - 2
Birt, T. - 1
Evans, J. - 1
Sabine and Son - 1
Locations:
London - 5

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: IconClass Code: 31A2534(+81)

Current filters: Locations: London(x)   Collections: Bodleian Harding(x)   (Remove All)
5 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod18581

Imprint Names:  Sabine and Son

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: Printed and sold by Sabine and Son, 81, Shoe Lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V13163

Title: The lamp-lighter's poem

First Line: Again my muse her gratitude displays

Themes:  SeasonsLamplighters

Harding B 37(12)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod4855

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'., S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.13(81) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 535


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: Sally, and her true love Billy

First Line: '[T]is of a young sailor, from Dover he came

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Red, white and blue

First Line: O Britannia the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 11(3401)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod7259

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  2806 b.11(81) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3946

Title: The sprightly Irishman

First Line: I am a weaver by my trade

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 17(297b)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 61

Notes:  Slip.



Click images to view larger


Edition - Bod8777

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1655

Title: The bold deserter. Or, Why did I desert?

First Line: My parents reared me tenderly

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23116

Title: I'm ninety five

First Line: I'm ninety five, I'm ninety five

Firth c.14(128)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 11(368)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19756

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long Lane, London

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(81).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1837

Title: The answer to \"Oh! cruel\"

First Line: Oh! cruel were my parents that envied our love

Themes:  SailorsBeggarsNaval battles

Harding B 17(9a)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 344

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 3043

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


5 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.

×