Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Harding B 11(3108) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smugglers boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  ShipwreckSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rejected suitor

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2351: Sitting on the ground - AA - female human figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C1147: Hunting dogs
46C1318: Horse in motion
43C114: Hunter


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(112)

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