Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V314

Title: The peace of the valley

First Line: The peace of the valley is fled!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17523

Title: Such a getting out of bed

First Line: Oh, is it not most strange to think

Themes:  Marriage - men

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V689

Title: The gipsy queen

First Line: Oh 'tis I'm a gipsy queen

Themes:  Gipsies

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17412

Title: Captain Death

First Line: The muse and the hero together are fir'd

Themes:  Sailors


IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
45D313: Private soldier
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
33C2162: Lover (woman) alone (e.g. longing for the beloved)
41A6: Garden
31A25312(+82): Head held in the hand(s), with elbows leaning on an elevation or on the knees (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
45B211: Drill ~ military training


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3990)

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