Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, and 6, Chadderton Street

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16294

Title: Love! love!! or, Scrumptious love

First Line: Love, love, oh! what is love?

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20171

Title: The un-seaworthy ship

First Line: The doomed ship weighs anchor, out she's bound

Tune: Driven from home

Authors:  Smith, J.

Themes:  Shipwreck

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
41A3361: Human figure at (open) window, seen from outside
24B: Moon as celestial body
33C213: Serenade to the beloved
23T27(XVI): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries (with Roman NUMBER of century)
41A38: Balcony
48CC7522: One person playing string instrument (plucked) - CC - out of doors

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C26: Steamsailer


Shelfmark: Firth c.26(223)

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Shelfmark: Firth c.26(251)

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