Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


2806 c.13(21) is another edition. 2806 c.13(21) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12612

Title: Such a nobby head of hair

First Line: You have called on me to sing a song, I'll try what I can do

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V217

Title: Stunning uncle Benjamin

First Line: My uncle Benjamin an' ole aunt Sally

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


IconClass Codes:
48C7522: One person playing string instrument (plucked)
31B62313(+81): Smiling (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
48C7324: Cithern, mandolin, guitar, balalaika


Shelfmark: Harding B 20(161)

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