Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


[T. Pearson], Printer, [Chadderton]-Street Oldham Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: As I went out one evening all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin bold! Dick hie away

Themes:  Highwaymen


IconClass Codes:
44G52: Robber
46C5134: Traveller(s) attacked by robber(s)
25I22: Prospect of village, silhouette of village
45C16(PISTOL): Firearms (with NAME)
46C116: Cross-roads, bifurcation


Shelfmark: 2806 b.11(230)

Notes:  Imprint defaced

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