Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177 Union Street, Boro., S.E.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1704

Title: Stolen child

First Line: Alone on the heather a fair child was straying

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V468

Title: Poor Tom

First Line: Then farewell, my trim-built wherry

Themes:  NavalWherrymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass of Gowrie

First Line: Upon a simmer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

Subjects:  Scotland

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2351: Sitting on the ground
41A542: Gate, entrance
31D12: Youth, adolescent
25G11: Groups of trees
43C724: (flying a) kite

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F3: Birds
25G3(+22): Trees (+ branch, stick)


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(334)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1146)

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