Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H.P. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177 (late 123) Union street, Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1686

Title: Oakham poachers

First Line: Young men in every station, that live within this nation

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1508

Title: The wooden leg'd parson

First Line: A barber there was named Timothy Briggs

Themes:  AdulteryClergy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
43C114: Hunter
31A235: Sitting figure
31A231(+2): Standing figure (+ back view)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I2133: Lamb
49L51: Pen
41A251: Study; 'studiolo'; library
49L7: Handwriting, written text
11P331: Functionaries and dignitaries ~ episcopal Protestant churches
42F53: Manservant, footman
41A321: Opening the door


Shelfmark: Firth c.19(63)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2766)

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