Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1026

Title: The buffalo

First Line: Come all you young fellows that have a mind to range

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesIndians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9833

Title: Love's a tyrant

First Line: That love's a tyrant I can prove

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5272

Title: Is there a heart

First Line: Is there a heart that never lov'd

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
41A33: Window
41A3211: Open door
41D23321: Boots
49L51: Pen
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear
31A235: Sitting figure
46B2: Persons engaged in trade and commerce
31A232: Leaning figure
46B321: Book-keeping, accountant
46B322: Office (~ administration)
54DD2(+6): Idleness; 'Otio' (Ripa) (+ situation or event (especially in genre-painting) with symbolical connotation)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G(+33): Plants; vegetation (+ leaves, putting forth leaves)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(482)

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