Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1819 and 1844

Imprint:

Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls in the village are dressing and gadding


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
47I223: Milking
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
25G3: Trees
31A2351: Sitting on the ground
31AA2351: Sitting on the ground - AA - female human figure
41D441: Sewing


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 11(332)


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