Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Naval battles - 3
Courtship - difference in social status - 2
Countryman in London - 1
Lovers reunited - 1
Dates:
1750-1800 - 1
1800-1850 - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Firth - 2
Bodleian Harding - 1
Authors:
Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814 - 1
Printers/Publishers:
[s.n.] - 2
Mason, G. - 1
Paul, C. - 1
Locations:
[s.l.] - 2
London - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: IconClass Code: 47I15(PLOUGH)

Current filters: Themes: Naval battles(x)  
3 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod8284

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to the Banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a plough boy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunitedNaval battles

Firth c.12(263)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod18125

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13084

Title: The bumkin's journey to London

First Line: A bumkin I was bred to a plough jogging life

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V413

Title: The token

First Line: The breeze was fresh, the ship in stays

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval battles

Harding B 28(202)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod9848

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Mason, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials. Sold by G Mason, Kent Street, Boro


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or, the banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a pretty plough poy [sic], young William was his name

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Sarah Wilson

First Line: Its Sarah Wilson is my name

Firth c.18(252)

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.

×