Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy - 2
Fairs - 2
Dates:
1800-1850 - 1
1850-1900 - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Firth - 1
Bodleian Harding - 1
Authors:
Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864 - 1
Printers/Publishers:
Fortey, W.S. - 1
Harkness, J. - 1
Locations:
London - 1
Preston - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Theme: Fairs

Current filters: Themes: Fairs(x)   Themes: Blackface minstrelsy(x)   Themes: Blackface minstrelsy(x)   Themes: Blackface minstrelsy(x)   (Remove All)
2 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod14066

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 254


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4885

Title: Dolly Dixon

First Line: I'm Robin the plough-boy fro' Saddlesworth come

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 390

Title: Ole Tan Tucker

First Line: Ole Tan Tucker cum to town one night

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(927)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod9980

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11662

Title: I wish I was in Dixey

First Line: I wish I was in the land of cotton

Authors:  Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3584

Title: The fun of the fair

First Line: Whitsun Monday was the day

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1271)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(145)

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.

×