Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Printer, 177 Union-st, Boro'


Harding B 11(3599) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13244

Title: Song of the haymakers

First Line: The noontide is hot, and our foreheads are brown

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V799

Title: Charming little woman oh!

First Line: What is man's comfort in this life

Themes:  Women


IconClass Codes:
41A3611: Spire (of tower on house or building)
47I141: Reaping, picking, mowing ~ harvest
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
25I22: Prospect of village, silhouette of village
47I15(SCYTHE): Agricultural implements: scythe
47C55: Sharpening, grinding (industrial processes)


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3598)

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