Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885


W. Fortey, Printer, Mmouth [sic] Court Bloomsbury


Harding B 11(3067) is another edition Harding B 11(3068) is another issue but with a different printer.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: Poor crazy Jane

First Line: Why fair maid in every feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: The exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33C22: Lovers' meeting
23T27(XVII): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries (with Roman NUMBER of century)
33C214: Presents offered to the beloved

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
41D29: Clothed in rags
46A155: Outcasts, pariahs


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3066)

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