Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3588

Title: The battle field

First Line: March to the battle field

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28179

Title: Mary's love

First Line: My morn of life how gay how blest

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V989

Title: Answer to my heart and lute

First Line: Your heart and lute you frankly say

Themes:  WealthRejected suitor

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: Blue bonnets over the border

First Line: March! march! Ettrick and Teviodalet [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teutchland I came with my light wares all laden

Themes:  Street tradersGermans

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9831: Foliage, tendrils, branches ~ ornament
48A9851: Ribbon, scroll, banderole ~ ornament

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
33A13: Meeting
46C1161: Signpost
25I24: Public road in village


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(177)

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