Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 211

Title: Bonny grey

First Line: Come you cock merchants far and near

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Stanley, Edward George, Earl of Derby, 1799-1869

Themes:  Cockfighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon when Sheelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B232: Fowl (cock, hen, chicken, etc.)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
34B11: Dog
31A2711: Walking
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear
41D231: Trousers, breeches
47I15(RAKE): Agricultural implements: rake
47I15(PITCHFORK): Agricultural implements: pitchfork
31A247: Looking over the shoulder


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(408)

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