Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1865

Title: The lish young buy-a-broom

First Line: As I was travelling in the north country

Subjects:  Kendal (England)

Themes:  TavernsSeductionDrinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3326

Title: The bonnie lassie's answer

First Line: Farewell to Glasgow

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  SoldiersLovers parted


IconClass Codes:
46AA14: Farmers - AA - female farmer, farmer's wife
43B144: Picking flowers
31AA232: Leaning figure - AA - female human figure


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2149)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 20(100)

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