Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13007

Title: Bound 'prentice to a coasting ship

First Line: Bound 'prentice te [sic] a coasting ship, I weather'd many a gale

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V268

Title: Blue violets

First Line: Violets, violets, beautiful blue violets

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love

First Line: How sweet at close of silent eve

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41D262: Fan
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)
31A25432: Leading someone by the hand or wrist
25G311: Shrubs

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I2111(+951): Bull (+ fighting animals; aggressive relations)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(422)

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