Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.


Firth b.26(304) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14848

Title: Mary May

First Line: They have chosen some proud stranger

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3787

Title: The gipsy girl

First Line: They wiled my from my greenwood home

Themes:  Gipsies

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D13: Adolescent, young woman, maiden
41D221(BONNET): Head-gear (with NAME)
31AA2522: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49N: Reading
25I28: Outskirts of village
31AA2351: Sitting on the ground - AA - female human figure
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
43B2: Open-air recreation


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2357)

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