Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1833 and 1841


Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

Themes:  Fishing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12029

Title: Love's ritornella

First Line: Gentle Zitella whither away

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H13: Coast
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat
26E2: Lightning, flash of lightning, thunderbolt
25H113: (high) hill

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C70: 'Musica', symbolic representations, allegories and emblems ~ music; 'Musica'(Ripa)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
41A542: Gate, entrance
48CC7522: One person playing string instrument (plucked) - CC - out of doors
48CC7325: Dulcimer, zither - CC - out of doors

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C1142: Hunters hunting (N.B.: In 1988-1990 this notation denoted the concept of 43C11421 'hunters resting during the hunt')
43C1147: Hunting dogs


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(229)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 20(10)

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