Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union-street, Borough, S.E.


Harding B 11(3562) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1166

Title: General Munroe

First Line: Come all good people and listen to me

Subjects:  Munro, Henry, 1768-1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13898

Title: So early in de morning

First Line: South Carolina's a sultry clime

Notes:  Harding B 15(295a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ (full) bust portrait)
31A5342: Whiskers
41B222: Stove-pipe

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B3211: American negroes
41D29: Clothed in rags
48C7522: One person playing string instrument (plucked)
43C91: One person dancing alone


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1298)

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