Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Filter your search:

Gambling - 1
1800-1850 - 1
1850-1900 - 2
Bodleian Harding - 2
Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843 - 1
De Marsan, H. - 1
Such, H. - 1
London - 1
New York, N.Y. - 1

Search again:


Your current search: Roud Number: 1978

2 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod11621

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough

Series Identifier: 692

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6868

Title: The gambler's wife!

First Line: Dark is the night! how dark! no light! -- no fire!

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Gambling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5200

Title: The star-spangl'd banner

First Line: Oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light

Authors:  Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1978

Title: The rose of Tralee

First Line: The pale moon was rising above the green mountain

Harding B 11(1290)

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod15820

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 38 & 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Clown.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8671

Title: Here's a health to thee, Tom Moore!

First Line: My boat is on the shore

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1978

Title: The Rose of Tralee

First Line: All ye, sporting young rovers, with hearts light and free

Harding B 18(239)

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.