Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


Firth c.26(85) is another impression.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1847

Title: Out with my gun in the morning

First Line: I live a jovial country life

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4193

Title: I have no mother now

First Line: I hear the soft winds sighing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1764

Title: The gipsy's warning

First Line: Do not trust him gentle lady

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
25H18: Cultivated land
43C1147: Hunting dogs
43C114: Hunter
45C16(SHOTGUN): Firearms (with NAME)
43C11481: Game bag

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
31D13: Adolescent, young woman, maiden
31D5: Young versus old age; young and old
41C111: Giving food


Shelfmark: 2806 c.16(112)

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Shelfmark: 2806 c.16(144a)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1632)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2894)

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