Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1659

Title: The factory girl

First Line: The sun was just rising one fine may-day morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V284

Title: Bold Rob Roy

First Line: A famous man was Robin Hood

Subjects:  Macgregor, Robert (Rob Roy), 1671-1734

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
46A21: Contrast between rich and poor
46A151: Beggar
34B12: Cat
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31A4152: Wooden leg

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
43A2(+61): Private festivities, merry company (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)
41C323: Glass, rummer
41C7112: Bottle of wine


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1109)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 186

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