Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.


The first illustration is imperfectly printed.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V159

Title: A batchelor's wants

First Line: Come all you women if you wish to change your life

Authors:  Youd, J.

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1012

Title: Creeping Jane

First Line: I'll sing you a song, and a very pretty one

Themes:  Horse-racing

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
41C4: (family) meal
31A235: Sitting figure
41C7112: Bottle of wine
31A4152: Wooden leg

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13141: Horse
46C13161: Saddle and bridle (saddlery)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(174)

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