Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7879

Title: The collier's defence

First Line: Oh! dear o' me what fearful cries, from left to right we hear

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15494

Title: The first lesson

First Line: Amid the burning splendour

Authors:  Bayley, F.W.N. (Frederick William Naylor), 1808-1853


IconClass Codes:
46A131: Bourgeoisie, middle class, citizens, burghers
31A311: Eyeglasses, spectacles
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
46D3: Newspaper, news-sheet


Shelfmark: Harding B 20(28)

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