Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1846 and 1854


E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale and retail toy warehouse, 31, Dudley st 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4876

Title: Gutta purcha [sic] mouse

First Line: This is the age of wonder, fashion and delight

Themes:  SeductionServantsChartismGutta-percha

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1821

Title: Where is the rover

First Line: Where, where is the rover?


IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
46B221: Street-trader
46C13142: Ass, donkey
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders
46A2: Social contrast


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(309)

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Shelfmark: Firth b.34(130)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1443)

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