Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; also by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent. sold by Bennett, Brighton, and Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: The bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As early one morning I chanced for to stray

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The bonny blue jacket

First Line: As early one morning I chanc'd for to roam

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
42B7421: Mother and son(s) (family group)
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25GG41: Fabulous flowers


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(400)

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