Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1842 and 1855


Jackson and Son, (late J. Russ[ell,) Prin]ters, Moor-street


1st Ballad

Title: The state of old England or, John Bull in uniform

First Line: They call me poor old farmer Bull, it's true I'm getting old

Themes:  Trade depressionPoor lawSocial criticism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17001

Title: The banks of the Suir!

First Line: The very first time I left Carrick


IconClass Codes:
25F35(PEACOCK): Ornamental birds: peacock


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1405

Notes:  Torn right edge

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