Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrews Street Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V354

Title: The Chummies society

First Line: I'm a master sweep you all must know

Themes:  FeastsChimney-sweepsMay DayBoxingPolice

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14364

Title: Little gipsey lass

First Line: A gipsey I was born and a gipsey I remain

Themes:  AdulteryGipsiesRural society


IconClass Codes:
43C911: Man dancing alone
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear
41D231: Trousers, breeches
41D2656: Belt, girdle, waistband


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(615)

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