Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Filter your search:

Poverty - 1
Religion - 1
Sunday schools - 1
1800-1850 - 1
Bodleian Harding - 2
Bodleian John Johnson - 1
Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868 - 1
Noel, T. - 1
Barr, R. - 1
Beaumont, J. - 1
Kay, W. - 1
Leeds - 2
[s.l.] - 1

Search again:


Your current search: IconClass Code: 47D8(SAW)

Current filters: Locations: Leeds(x)  
2 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod11768

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15525

Title: Happy day

First Line: I'm glad I ever saw the day

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3795

Title: Invitation to Sunday schools

First Line: O come, come away

Themes:  Sunday schools

Harding B 11(1462)

Click image to view larger

Johnson Ballads 1803

Click image to view larger

Johnson Ballads 1804

Click image to view larger

Johnson Ballads 1805

Click image to view larger

Johnson Ballads 1806

Click image to view larger

Johnson Ballads 1807

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod2019

Imprint Names:  Beaumont, J.Kay, W.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds[s.l.]

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale & Retail, by W.M. Kay, 34, Duke- street; also, Sold Wholesale and Retail, by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low back car

First Line: When first I saw my Peggy, 'twas on a market day

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15345

Title: The pauper's drive

First Line: There's a grim horse hearse in a jolly round trot

Authors:  Noel, T.

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 11(2253)

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.