Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

  • Bewick, T.?

    between 1850 and 1899


See P. Carnell (1979): F14 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5010

Title: An admired song called Glendalough

First Line: You heavenly muses assist my genious

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: The old stingy man?

First Line: Massa's such a stingy man

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
23D41: Winter, 'Hyems'; 'Inverno' (Ripa)
26D1: Snow
31E34(+0): Finding a dead person (+ variant)
34A1: Friendship between man and animal; caressing, petting
31E23221: Violent death by freezing

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
47I224: Shearing (sheep)
47A12: Factory-building
47H: Textile industry and clothing industry

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
31A2711: Walking
25H15: Forest, wood


Shelfmark: 2806 b.9(263)

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