Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:



Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: I wandered by the brook side

First Line: As I wandered by the brookside

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F39(DOVE): Other birds: dove
43C114: Hunter
43C1113(+415): Bird hunting (+ net)
25F711(BEE): Insects: bee
85(DOVE AND THE BEE): Fables (with TITLE)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
24B: Moon as celestial body
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
25H133: Beach
48C75412: Bard, lyric poet


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3162)

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