Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Nabobs - 3
Rural society - 3
Dates:
1750-1800 - 3
1800-1850 - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 3
Authors:
Collins, John, d. 1808 - 3
Printers/Publishers:
Dean, R. and W. and Co. - 2
Shelmerdine, W. and J. - 1
Locations:
Manchester - 3

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Location: Manchester

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

Edition - Bod3686

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Imprint: R. & W. Dean & [Co. Printers, Manchester]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3183).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1308

Title: The prospect of hope

First Line: In the downhill of life, when I find I'm declining

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Rural societyNabobs

Harding B 25(1577)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod12908

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Imprint: R. & W. Dean & Co. Printers, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1308

Title: The prospect of hope

First Line: In the downhill of life, when I find I'm declining

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Rural societyNabobs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19546

Title: Yes and no

First Line: When William first woo'd, I said yes to the swain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13870

Title: Friend and pitcher

First Line: The wealthy fool, with gold in store

Harding B 11(3183)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 28(132)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod15628

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. & J. Shelmerdine, printers, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 1308

Title: The downhill of life

First Line: In the downhill of life when I find I'm declining

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Rural societyNabobs

Harding B 25(545)

Notes:  Slip


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.

×