Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1846 and 1854


Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, (late Monmou[th] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy was a sailor's wife

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's wife

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversvtion [sic] of Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild-beaten trac[k a fri]enh [sic] of bold Bonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3314

Title: Time hath bereft thee

First Line: When time hath bereft thee of charms now divine


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(254)

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