Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885


London: Printed by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London, W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: Garden gate

First Line: The day was spent, the moon shone bright

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V780

Title: Answer to The garden gate

First Line: One summer's eve when moonbeams bright

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
33C21: Courting
42F51: Maid ~ house personnel
41A3361: Human figure at (open) window, seen from outside
46C5141: Being welcomed ~ travelling
31AA2511(+82): Arm raised upward - AA - both arms or hands (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
92D1521: Cupid shooting a dart


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1292)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 418

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 419

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