Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V431

Title: The evening star

First Line: When the evening star is peeping

Themes:  Fairies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! off! said the stranger, -- off, off, and away

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13864

Title: The maid of Langollen

First Line: Tho' lowly my lot, and tho' poor my estate

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
31A231: Standing figure
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
43B144: Picking flowers
33C214: Presents offered to the beloved

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9871: Ornament ~ arabesque


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1093)

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