Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston


Harding B 13(19) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9300

Title: The great wrestling match between Jackson & Nichol

First Line: You sportsman [sic] brave of England I hope you will attend

Themes:  Wrestling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young Ramble-away

First Line: As I was a going to Birmingham fair

Themes:  Soldiers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F23(WOLF): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: wolf
47I2142: She-goat, nanny-goat
85(WOLF AND THE GOAT): Fables (with TITLE)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2354: Sitting in someone's lap - AA - female human figure
41D2321(+81): Apron (+ men's clothes)
33C232: (lovers) kissing each other
41C2411: Wine-cellar
41C713(+1): Distilled spirits (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
47B1822: Gin-distiller


Shelfmark: 2806 c.16(168)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 13(20)

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