Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:



Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden street, Oldham road, Manchester


Harding B 11(1606) is another impression.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah over Hounslow heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Sheelagh was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs


IconClass Codes:
46A21: Contrast between rich and poor
41D131: Dandy, beau
41D2631: Umbrella
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
41D2339: Barefoot
41D29: Clothed in rags
33B11: Mocking, insulting; teasing


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(30)

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