Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1797 and 1807


Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:
  • ESTC: T196701


1st Ballad

Title: The crafty maiden

First Line: Come all you pretty men and maidens listen to me awhile

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32745

Title: George and Nancy's parting. A new song

First Line: Our anchor's a tript, and our ship's under way

Themes:  Sailors - departure

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C2162: Lover (woman) alone (e.g. longing for the beloved)
25G411: Cut flowers; nosegay, bunch of flowers
41C262: Dividing (food)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
25H131: Rocky coast
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(140)

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