Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Result Type:
Editions - 5
Ballad Works - 2
Themes:
Strength - 5
Eating and drinking - 2
Railways - 2
Death - 1
Dates:
1800-1850 - 4
Subjects:
Ireland - 4
London (England) - 4
Algiers - 2
Glasgow (Scotland) - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 4
Bodleian Firth - 1
Authors:
Corri, Haydn, 1785-1860 - 2
Printers/Publishers:
Pitts, J. - 2
Jackson, W. and Son - 1
Sharp, J. - 1
[s.n.] - 1
Locations:
London - 3
Birmingham - 1
[s.l.] - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Theme: Strength

7 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod11478

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4077

Title: Sweet county Down

First Line: It is in sweet Ireland my home

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3704

Title: The moon behind the hill

First Line: I watched last night the rising moon

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15362

Title: Fair heel and toe

First Line: No doubt you've heard of Weston, O'Leary, and the lot

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Strength

Harding B 11(1114)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13785

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1118

Title: The cast iron man

First Line: A blacksmith once, noted for having great skill

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  RailwaysStrength

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20564

Title: Molly Cree

First Line: One morning bright, before 'twas light

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(549)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13786

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers 69, Digbeth (from 21, Moor street,) Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V1118

Title: The cast iron man!

First Line: A blacksmith once, noted for having great skill

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  RailwaysStrength

Harding B 11(550)

Click image to view larger


Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3190

Titles:
The adventures of major Longbow
The adventures of Major Longbow

First Lines:
I'm a general 'tis well known

Subjects:
Algiers
London (England)
Ireland

Themes:
Eating and drinking
Strength

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1118

Titles:
The cast iron man
The cast iron man!

First Lines:
A blacksmith once, noted for having great skill

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Strength
Railways
Blacksmiths

Edition - Bod9887

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(19) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3190

Title: The adventures of Major Longbow

First Line: I'm a general 'tis well known

Authors:  Corri, Haydn, 1785-1860

Subjects:  IrelandLondon (England)Algiers

Themes:  Eating and drinkingStrength

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

Firth b.27(540)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod9933

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  Firth b.27(540) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3190

Title: The adventures of major Longbow

First Line: I'm a general 'tis well known

Authors:  Corri, Haydn, 1785-1860

Subjects:  IrelandLondon (England)Algiers

Themes:  Eating and drinkingStrength

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(19)

Click image to view larger


7 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.

×