Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union street, Borough

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15152

Title: The power of love

First Line: Myself once more the page I cease to play

Notes:  From Balfe's new opera, \"Satanella, or, The power of love\"

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: As I was going down Bishopgate-street

Themes:  Street traders

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
42D11: Proposal, declaration of love
41D131: Dandy, beau

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(DINGHY): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
25H13: Coast
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders
47K(+22): Commercial fishery (+ women (labourers))


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3135)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1189

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