Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1855


Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: Bold poacher, or my delight on a shiny night

First Line: When I was bound 'prentice in fair Lincolnshire

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: As a fair maid walked in a garden

Themes:  Lovers reunited

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C1147: Hunting dogs
43C114: Hunter
41D221: Head-gear
31A235: Sitting figure
41D2332: Shoes, sandals

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
33C21: Courting
25H13: Coast
46C514: Arrival and return ~ travelling
31AA2513: Arm stretched sidewards - AA - both arms or hands


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(383)

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