Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church street; Office -- North Road, Preston

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1287

Title: Long tail blue

First Line: I've just dropt in to see you all

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9833

Title: Love's a tyrant

First Line: That love's a tyrant I can prove

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8047

Title: Odd-fellows drink & kiss the lasses

First Line: Come Odd-fellows, jocund souls

Themes:  Oddfellows (society)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
48C852: Group of actors, troupe; actors on the stage

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I28: Outskirts of village
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)


Shelfmark: 2806 c.13(135)

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