Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2168

Title: Irish Molly, O!

First Line: As I walk'd out one morning all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4618

Title: Jim along Josey

First Line: Oh I'se from Lusiana, as you must all know

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand! stranger! stand! your jewels give

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3510

Title: How sweet it is to love

First Line: Oh, how sweet it is to love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V12112

Title: Hail, to thee, Tyrol!

First Line: Hail to thee, Tyrol! dear native Tyrol!

Themes:  Tyrol, the

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1694

Title: My dear native isle

First Line: Dear native isle, the summer sun is glowing

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1306

Title: My own dear home

First Line: Wherever I wander, wherever I stray

Themes:  Marriage

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V17843

Title: The fisher boat

First Line: No reefer struts upon the deck

Authors:  Green, T.W.

Themes:  Fishermen


IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
45D312: Officer
45F41: Leave-taking (of soldiers)


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