Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1832 and 1842


W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 15, Grey Street Newcastle

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The Blanch frigate

First Line: You Frenchmen, don't talk of your fighting, nor of the great deeds you have done

Themes:  Naval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V285

Title: Rob Roy MacGregor

First Line: Pardon now the bold outlaw

Subjects:  MacGregor, Robert (Rob Roy), 1671-1734


IconClass Codes:
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
48CC7525: One person playing wind instrument - CC - out of doors
31A235: Sitting figure
43C942: Folk dancing (men and women together)
48CC7561: Instrumental popular music - CC - out of doors


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(315)

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