Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Pitts printer Toy and marble warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25222

Title: Batchelor's fare, or Bread and cheese, and kisses

First Line: One night my sweetheart came to woo

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: The dawning of the day

First Line: When daisies sweet bedeck the mead

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17740

Title: A new comic duett

First Line: He. One day, while working at my plough

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4044

Title: Flashy back & hungry belly

First Line: A story I am going to tell ye

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9341

Title: The angling duet

First Line: Anxious by the gliding stream

Themes:  Fishermen

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V28742

Title: Sweet home

First Line: When wandering far on distant soil


IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25G3(PALM-TREE): Trees: palm-tree
48C813: Set, scenery ~ stage
48C8522: Actress (on the stage)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2026)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 884

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 885

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