Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston


2806 c.13(200) is another edition. 2806 c.13(200) is another edition. 2806 c.13(200) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin bold! Dick, hie away

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1821

Title: Where is the rover

First Line: Where, where is the rover?

Themes:  Roving

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9058

Title: The maid of the Rhine

First Line: Thou dark rolling river how gladly for ever

Themes:  Rhine, river

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D312(+22): Officer (+ cavalry, horsemen)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45C15: Archer's weapons
43C4212: Champion-shot


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2518)

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