Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885


London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12883

Title: Gentle Jenny Gray

First Line: My heart is sad, I'll tell you why

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12522

Title: The fashions of this town

First Line: Come all you young fellows, I hope you will draw near

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Fashions

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13142: Ass, donkey
31D12: Youth, adolescent
25G11: Groups of trees
31AA233: Kneeling figure - AA - female human figure
47I85: Woodgathering, woodgatherer
25G(+224): Plants; vegetation (+ bundle of twigs, faggot)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
31A27112: Running
31AA27112: Running - AA - female human figure
31A27321: Stumbling
31A2725: Descending
43C71111: Running (~ game)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1303)

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