Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1689 and 1709


London: Printed for W.O. and sold by the Booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: 1519

Title: The huntsman's delight: or, The forresetrs [sic] pleasant pastime

First Line: Come all you young maidens and lend an ear

Tune: Amongst the leaves so green a &c


ESTC: R41773

Themes:  Hunting


IconClass Codes:
43C1142: Hunters hunting (N.B.: In 1988-1990 this notation denoted the concept of 43C11421 'hunters resting during the hunt')
43C1147: Hunting dogs
46C1318: Horse in motion
24A: Sun as celestial body
43C1144: Blowing the hunting horn
43C111261: Hare-hunting, rabbit-hunting


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 1(97b)

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