Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Sea, the - 8
Drowning - 1
Merchants - 1
Orphans - 1
Sailors - 1

Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 6
Bodleian Firth - 1
Bodleian John Johnson - 1
Authors:
Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874 - 4
Gay, John - 1
Performers:
Vale, Mr. - 1
Printers/Publishers:
Birt - 2
Catnach, J. - 2
Pitts, J. - 2
Harkness, J. - 1
Quick, J.V. - 1
Locations:
London - 7
Preston - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Theme: Sea, the

Current filters: Dates: 1800-1850(x)  
8 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod4856

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3443) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea the open sea!

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Authors:  Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874

Themes:  Sea, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1606

Title: The evening bell

First Line: O do you remember the first time I met you

Johnson Ballads 271

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod268

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 271 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea the open sea!

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Authors:  Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874

Themes:  Sea, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1606

Title: The evening bell

First Line: O do you remember the first time I met you

Harding B 11(3443)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod6812

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 15(161a) is a duplicate, with a separately printed illustration pasted adjacent.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8033

Title: The king of the sea!

First Line: I'm king of the sea! with joy I ride

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 16(121d)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2306

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Authors:  Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874

Themes:  Sea, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 427

Title: Tarry trowsers

First Line: As I was a walking one May summer's morni[ng]

Harding B 11(3441)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2891

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 16(121d) is a duplicate of the text alone, with the original illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8033

Title: The king of the sea!

First Line: I'm king of the sea! with joy I ride

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 15(161a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod3790

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Quick, Printer, 42, and 13, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell and 8, Little Paternoster Row, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V14332

Title: The ugly sea, the celebrated parody on The se[a]

First Line: The sea, the sea, the ugly sea!

Performers:  Vale, Mr.

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 25(1959)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10301

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 162


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: Fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver light bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot by the close of the day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea! the open sea

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Authors:  Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 11(1210)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod8179

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great st. Andrew street, seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16583

Title: The unfortunate maid

First Line: 'Twas when the seas was roaring

Authors:  Gay, John

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsDrowningSea, the

Firth c.12(198)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


8 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.

×