Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1813 and 1838

Imprint:

J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth court, 7 Dials



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13748

Title: Away with melancholy

First Line: Away with melancholy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2982

Title: Return, O my love

First Line: Return, O my love, and we'll never never part


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V826

Title: The smile and sigh

First Line: There is a smile I dearly prize


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1640

Title: Quite politely

First Line: When first in Lunnun I arrived, on a visit, on a visit

Themes:  Countryman in London


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V7963

Title: The king of the Cannibal islands

First Line: Oh! have your [sic] heard the news of late

Themes:  Savages


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 5838

Title: The braes of Yarrow

First Line: The sun just glancing through the trees


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Kiss the charming fair

First Line: O how I love the ladies' sweet rosy lips to buss

Themes:  Kissing


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V579

Title: Advice to farmers

First Line: Come brother farmers, all attend

Themes:  Farmers


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: Adieu, my native land, adieu

First Line: Adieu, my native land, adieu

Themes:  Emigration


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V15759

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up! Her silv'ry beam


11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C121: Angling

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
46C1162: Milestone
44D221: Toll gate


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 36(10)



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