Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1832 and 1842


W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 15, Grey Street, Newcastle

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man form'd

Themes:  MarriageAdam (Biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7761

Title: Bonny Beeswing

First Line: Come, all ye jolly sportsmen, of high and low degree

Themes:  Horse-racing


IconClass Codes:
43C2122: Steeple chase, speed jumping
43C21211: Jockey


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(243)

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Shelfmark: Firth c.19(71)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(5)

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