Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1849 and 1862


London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. Established 1846

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: Old women's sayings

First Line: Draw near and give attention

Tune: Shop windows

Themes:  Superstitions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V618

Title: Sally and Harry

First Line: Sally, Sally! shilly shally

Themes:  Marriage proposals


IconClass Codes:
61BB2(Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman
44BB113: King - BB - female ruler
44BB192: Sceptre, staff (symbol of sovereignty) - BB - female ruler
44BB193: Orb (symbol of sovereignty; sphere with cross on top) - BB - female ruler


Shelfmark: Firth c.21(30)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2838)

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