Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Child abuse - 1
Clothing - 1
Economy and trade - 1
Forgery - 1
Ghosts - 1

(show more)

Dates:
1750-1800 - 11
1800-1850 - 12
Subjects:
Hertfordshire (England) - 1
London (England) - 1
Scotland - 1
Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 6
Bodleian John Johnson - 6
Authors:
Morgan, John - 5
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 - 1
Printers/Publishers:
Phair, J. - 12
Locations:
London - 12

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Printer/Publisher: Phair, J

12 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod321

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Phair, Printer, 76, Great Peter Street, Westminster


Ballad

Title: Metropolitan police, or the Downfall of the poor Charlies

First Line: Draw near awhile I pray, and listen to my ditty

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Police

Harding B 13(288)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11858

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, 77, Great Peter Street, Westminster


Ballad

Title: Honesty is the best policy

First Line: Oh, dear! it is beyond believing

Tune: The good old days of Adam and Eve

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(1574)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13211

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, 76, Great Peter Street, Westminster


Ballad - Roud Number: V5501

Title: Shop windows; or, Amusements of London

First Line: What an overgrown place is this London, O dear!

Notes:  Ten stanzas. Differs materially from Harding B 11(3507).

Subjects:  London (England)

Harding B 11(3508)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13611

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad

Title: The will forgers

First Line: Oh, dear, oh dear, we are in a mess

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Forgery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah, a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

Themes:  Ivy

Harding B 11(4219)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod14547

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by J. Phair, 69, Great Peter Street, Westminster

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1835

Title: Cruel barbarity, to a female child only nine years of age

First Line: Ye tender parents lend an ear

Themes:  Child abuse

Harding B 14(248)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod16318

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by J. Phair, 69, Gt. Peter St. West


Ballad - Roud Number: V3156

Title: A choice penny-worth of wit

First Line: Here is a pennyworth of wit

Themes:  ProstitutionEconomy and trade

Harding B 2(95)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19335

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, 67, Gt. Peter St. Westminster


Ballad

Title: The British jury

First Line: Come high and low and give attention

Authors:  Morgan, John

Johnson Ballads 1328

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19336

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, Wholesale and Retail 77, Great Peter Street, Westminster


Ballad - Roud Number: V586

Title: A good advice to bachelors and maids in choosing husbands and wives

First Line: Ye single men I charge you on your lives

Themes:  Social statusClothing

Johnson Ballads 1329

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19337

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, 67, Gt. Peter St. Westminster


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9043

Title: The Hertfordshire dialogue

First Line: You heroes of Hertfordshire, attend to my song

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Hertfordshire (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempests blow

Subjects:  Scotland

Johnson Ballads 1330

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19338

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Phair, Printer, 67, Gt. Peter St. Westminster


Ballad - Roud Number: V4027

Title: The humours of the coronation

First Line: Now if you will attention give

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Johnson Ballads 1331

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19339

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: London: Printed by J. Phair, 69, Great Peter Street, Westminster

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V30853

Title: An interesting account of the wonderful and miraculous appearance of a deceased father, with a company of angels, to his child on her death-bed

First Line: Maria is gone, my much lov'd child

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Themes:  Ghosts

Johnson Ballads 1332

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19340

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Phair, Printer, 67, Gt. Peter St. Westminster


Ballad - Roud Number: V21534

Title: The present times

First Line: Attend you gallant heroes, of high and low degree

Authors:  Morgan, John

Johnson Ballads 1333

Click image to view larger


12 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.

×