Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Agricultural laborers - 1
Arab horse - 1
Dates:
1800-1850 - 2
1850-1900 - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 2
Authors:
Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873 - 2
Printers/Publishers:
Pearson, T. - 1
Pitts, J. - 1
Locations:
London - 1
Manchester - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: IconClass Code: 44G(+6)

Current filters: Authors: Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873(x)  
2 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod9876

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham-road, Manchester


1st Ballad

Title: Haymakers

First Line: The noontide is hot and our foreheads are brown

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: Pretty Jane

First Line: My pretty Jane, my pretty Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

Harding B 15(127b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13098

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls in the village are dressing and gadding

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

Harding B 11(332)

Click image to view larger


2 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.

×