Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

  • Walker, William Chester, 1826-1848

    between 1833 and 1851


Birt, Printer, 39, Great St, Andrew Street, Seven Dials


The illustration is signed: W.C. Walker. Harding B 11(3008A) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17534

Title: The picture of England

First Line: Tis myself dat was born now in Dublin

Themes:  Irish - EnglandSocial criticism


IconClass Codes:
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
33B2: Duelling
41B1331: Poker (~ open fire)


Shelfmark: Firth c.16(367)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3008)

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