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 Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Sarah Wilson

First Line: Its Sarah Wilson is my name

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay stream there dwel[t] a maid

Themes:  Press-gangs

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
47I2112: Cow
95A(CADMUS?)32: Cadmus meets the cow which leads him into Boeotia

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
13E212: Divination with crystal sphere


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3424)

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