Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Harding B 11(499) is another impression Harding B 11(499) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1027

Title: Bushes and briers

First Line: Through bushes and through briers

Themes:  Unrequited loveEavesdropping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Tune: Female smuggler

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46B311: Coin
46B3311: Scales
46B(+01): Trade, commerce and finance
46C19: Wheel (of vehicle)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F36(SWAN): Water-birds: swan


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(498)

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