Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1797 and 1807


Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: The favourite song, of Crazy Jane

First Line: Why, fair maid, in ev'ry feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818


ESTC: T196702

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1246

Title: The Nottingham friar

First Line: A jolly fat friar lov'd liquor good store


ESTC: T196709

Themes:  ClergyDrunkenness

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA2364: Lying on one side, with uplifted upper part of the body and leaning on the arm - AA - female human figure
33C2162: Lover (woman) alone (e.g. longing for the beloved)
26A: Clouds

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
11P331: Functionaries and dignitaries ~ episcopal Protestant churches


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(141)

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