Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H.P. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: The squire and thrasher

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late

Notes:  Harding B 15(312a) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1313

Title: The cruel gamekeeper

First Line: In Buxton town in Staffordshire

Themes:  Murder

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
46A21: Contrast between rich and poor
41A3211: Open door
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C114: Hunter
45C16(RIFLE): Firearms: rifle


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3637)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1198

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