Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1821

Title: Where is the rover

First Line: Where, where is the rover?

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all thy faults, I love thee still

First Line: I love thee still, with all thy faults

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15019

Title: The land of the West

First Line: Oh, come to the West, love, oh come there with me

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 7966

Title: Broken-hearted gardener

First Line: She's my myrtle, my geranium

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V18227

Title: The identical cat

First Line: I'll try my endeavours to please you all pat

Themes:  Cats

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V308

Title: Can I e'er forget the valley

First Line: Can I e'er forget the valley

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5681

Title: Softly blow, ye balmy gales

First Line: Softly blow, ye balmy gales


IconClass Codes:
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)


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