Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885


London. Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5575

Title: Thou art so near and yet so far

First Line: I know an eye so softly bright

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12514

Title: My bonny Yorkshire lass

First Line: Kind friends I've come before you now

Themes:  Rural society

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
49N: Reading
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
49A: Education
49B24: Teacher and pupil

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
41D221(BONNET): Head-gear (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(289)

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