Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Result Type:
Illustrations - 227
Items - 7
Editions - 7
Themes:
Peterloo Massacre, 1819 - 3
Death - 1
Domestic relations - 1
Poaching - 1
IconClass:
33C21 - 135
31B621(+918) - 115
31A2543 - 112
41D262 - 94
41D921 - 66

(show more)

Dates:
1800-1850 - 4
1850-1900 - 3
Subjects:
Ireland - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 5
Bodleian Firth - 2
Bodleian John Johnson - 1
Bodleian Rare Books - 1
Printers/Publishers:
Harkness, J. - 3
Such, H. - 3
Pratt, W. - 1
Locations:
London - 3
Preston - 3
Birmingham - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: IconClass Code: 46C144(+621)

241 results found Page 1 of 10  Next>>

Sheet - Johnson Ballads 621

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V12011

Title: A new song on Drury-lane theatre

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses that are fond of sport



Click images to view larger

Sheet - Harding B 11(621)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.13(64) is another edition. Firth c.16(20) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Series Identifier: 203


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4629

Title: Claughton wood poachers

First Line: Come all you men of courage bold and listen unto me

Themes:  Courts and lawPoaching


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17535

Title: Peterloo

First Line: See! see! where freedom's noblest champion stands

Notes:  Firth c.16(20) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Peterloo Massacre, 1819



Click images to view larger

Sheet - Harding B 18(621)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Clown.


Ballad

Title: The fancy peeler

First Line: Come all, you gallant lov-iers, and listen to my song

Tune: Whiskey in the jar

Themes:  Police



Click images to view larger

Sheet - 2805 c.6(21)

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1842

Ballad - Roud Number: V2206

Title: Tiptree races. All on the Heath. In imitation of \"All round my hat\"

Authors:  Clark, Charles, 1806-1880

Notes:  Dated Tiptree Heath, July 1842

Themes:  Horse-racing



Click images to view larger

Sheet - Harding B 6(21)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Sheet References:  ESTC: T195254

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25435

Title: The London fortune-teller

First Line: It is of on [sic] old fortune-teller, that in London does dwell

Themes:  Fortune-tellingSeduction


2nd Ballad

Title: The betray'd maiden

First Line: Early one morning as I walked from Bath

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8472

Title: Down the burn Davy

First Line: When trees did bud, and fields were green


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 16424

Title: The poor blind boy

First Line: O say! what is that thing call'd light

Themes:  Blindness



Click images to view larger

Sheet - Harding B 25(621)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V387

Title: Far, far at sea!

First Line: Twas at night when the bell had told twelve

Themes:  Sailors



Click images to view larger

Sheet - Harding B 26(621)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 3031

Title: A new song on the sporting races of Galway

First Line: As I roved out through Galway town to n ek [sic] for recreation

Themes:  Horse-racing



Click images to view larger

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod18252

IconClass Codes:
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod6011

IconClass Codes:
33B11: Mocking, insulting; teasing
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)

Illustration - 4th Illustration on Bod3907

IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod10697

IconClass Codes:
48C7322: Harp
41D2339: Barefoot
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod12548

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
33C21: Courting
41A621: Pergola

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod20520

IconClass Codes:
41A621: Pergola
41C7221: Cup of tea
41C421: High tea

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod20605

IconClass Codes:
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)
11Q6251: (oyster) shell ~ attribute of pilgrim(s)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1850

IconClass Codes:
41C324: Tankard
41C111: Giving food
59A5: Hospitality; 'Hospitalità' (Ripa)
41C621: Bread, loaf

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod115

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41A621: Pergola
46A16: The rich
25F39(DOVE): Other birds: dove

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2155

IconClass Codes:
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)
11Q624: Pilgrim's dress and attributes, e.g. flask, hat, mantle, staff

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod5899

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41A621: Pergola
24B: Moon as celestial body
25H214: Lake

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2473

IconClass Codes:
25F32: Song-birds
41C7111: Glass of wine
41A23: Bedroom
41C621: Bread, loaf

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod12396

IconClass Codes:
46C144(+621): Four-wheeled, animal-drawn vehicle, e.g.: cab, carriage, coach (+ getting in; mounting; embarkation)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1172

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
46C24(SHIP)(+621): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ getting in; mounting; embarkation)

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod2219

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
33C21: Courting
41A12: Castle
41A621: Pergola
24B: Moon as celestial body

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2300

IconClass Codes:
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
25H131: Rocky coast
46C24(SHIP)(+621): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ getting in; mounting; embarkation)

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod5004

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41A621: Pergola
25I13: Public gardens, park
92D152: Cupid handling his weapons

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod9013

IconClass Codes:
41A621: Pergola
49M32: Book
49N: Reading
41A6: Garden
31A235: Sitting figure
41A651: Garden fountain

241 results found Page 1 of 10  Next>>

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.

×