Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:


Gent, Drukkery van I. Van Paemel, Violettestraet, no 3

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Blyeyndig lied. Van de daeden van Virginie Ghesquière, te Deulzemont geboren

First Line: Vind men veel helden thans, onder de krygsmans

Tune: foire van Saint-Cloud

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Wonderbare geschiedenis van eenen Voerman, die door de hulp van eenen armen mensch op de baen van Uytrecht uyt zyn verdriet is verlost geweest

First Line: God toond zyn werken wonderbaer

Tune: Als men den handel wel doorziet


IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart
44F: Revolution, revolt
44G3415: (person under sentence of death) on the way to the scaffold or place of execution
61I(FRENCH REVOLUTION): Names of historical events and situations (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Harding B 43(p. 83, 84)

Notes:  A divided sheet.

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