Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Filter your search:

Economy and trade - 2
Frauds in trade - 2
Shoemakers - 1
Shopkeepers - 1
Tradesmen - 1
1600-1650 - 1
1700-1750 - 1
Bodleian Douce - 1
Bodleian Harding - 1
Bodleian Wood - 1
Dicey, W. and C. - 1
Purslowe, E. - 1
Wright, E. - 1
London - 2

Search again:


Your current search: Theme: Frauds in trade

Current filters: Themes: Economy and trade(x)  
2 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod18686

Imprint Names:  Purslowe, E.Wright, E.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [c.1650]

Imprint: London, Printed by E.P. for Edward Wright, dwelling in Gilt- spur-street

Ballad - Roud Number: V34833

Title: An excellent song, called, The shooe-makers travell

First Line: As I through England travelled

Tune: Flying fame


ESTC: R40566

Themes:  ShoemakersEconomy and tradeFrauds in trade

Wood 401(69)

Click image to view larger

Harding B 39(50)

Notes:  Harding B 39(50) is a photograph of Wood 401(69).

Click image to view larger

Edition - Bod5240

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard London

Ballad - Roud Number: V12188

Title: The humorous bites of the world

First Line: All you that stand by, I would have you draw nigh


ESTC: T206273

Themes:  ShopkeepersTradesmenEconomy and tradeFrauds in trade

Douce Ballads 3(42b)

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.