Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1842 and 1855


Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12735

Title: Nix my dolly, pals, fake away

First Line: In the box of a store jug I was born

Authors:  Ainsworth, W.H.

Themes:  Crime - 19th centurySlang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4176

Title: Jolly nose!

First Line: Jolly nose, the bright rubies that garnish thy tip

Themes:  Drinking

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D131: Dandy, beau
42F32(BROOM): (household) utensils and implements (with NAME)
41D2631: Umbrella
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
46A154: Generally despised professions, 'unehrliche Leute'
31A42(+311): Human beings (legendary or not) of abnormal proportions, size, strength, etc. (+ nose)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
46A14: Farmers
43A2(+61): Private festivities, merry company (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41C122: Pouring
31A22111(NOSE): Parts of the face: nose
25F711(FLY): Insects: fly


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2710)

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