Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:


Gent, Drukkery van I. Van Paemel, Violettestraet, no 3.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Het meysken van Breda. Vermaekelyk liedeken van een manhaftig vrouwspersoon, die di Staeten van Holland vyt jaren en zes maenden gedient heeft als Grenadier binnen Breda

First Line: Nu vrienden hoort zingen

Tune: Den mulder van lokeren of van Alexander

Themes:  Women soldiers

2nd Ballad

Title: Samenspraek tusschen eenen jager en een herderin

First Line: Lest een herderinne zoet

Tune: Lest een herder vol min

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Wonderbaer lied wegens een koper kruys voorgevallen in Konstantinopelen onder 't turks gebied

First Line: De werken van den Opper-Al

Tune: Te Ryssel in 't vergulde rat


Shelfmark: Harding B 43(p. 45, 46)

Notes:  The sheet is divided.

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