Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


Manchester; Printed by Thomas Pearson, Machine Printer, 4, and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17672

Title: The jockey's ride to win; or, Whip, whip & spur

First Line: A hundred pounds, my master said, to you my boy, I'll pay

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21505

Title: Mother says I mus'nt

First Line: I fell in love with a pretty girl

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884


IconClass Codes:
43C21213: Race-track
43C2121: Horse-racing
43C21211: Jockey


Shelfmark: Firth c.26(245)

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