Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Marshall, Bristol; Price, St. Clement's; Bennett, and Boyse, Brighton; J. Sharman, Cambridge; & J. Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 564

Title: The distress'd maid

First Line: As I was a walking down by a river side

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad

Title: The rambling boy

First Line: I am a wild and rambling boy

Themes:  Suicide


IconClass Codes:
31A535: Barber, barbershop
43C394(+0): Fencing (sport) (+ variant)
31A26212: One leg in front of the other, one knee bent, lunging


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(904)

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