Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1851 and 1910


Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Wholesale Stationer, &c., 11 King Street, (City), Glasgow


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12510

Title: Country hirings

First Line: Come all you blooming country lads and listen unto me

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7844

Title: Standard on the braes of Mar

First Line: The standard on the braes o' Marr

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1715

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A16: The rich
42D351: Man and wife quarrelling, 'Marriage à la mode'
31A2521: Arms crossed

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
41A542: Gate, entrance
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
31A25552(+82): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25I146: City-walls
46A15: The poor
42A31: Nursing, suckling


Shelfmark: 2806 c.14(14)

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