Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:


J. Pannell, Printer, 24, Byrom St. Liverpool


1st Ballad

Title: The fatal disappointment

First Line: Fair Annie Gray was the pride of the west

Themes:  SeductionSuicide

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with the carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear, oh dear, good gentlefolks, may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
41A171: Barn
25F23(FOX)(+5): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: fox (+ animal(s) in motion; positions, expressions of animals)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1171)

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