Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, Bow Lane, London


Douce Ballads 3(79b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
46C1318: Horse in motion
46C13161: Saddle and bridle (saddlery)
41A54: Fence, wall, paling
46C1463: Whip
25I24: Public road in village

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
25I1451: Bridge in city across river, canal, etc.


Shelfmark: Harding B 2(116)

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1364

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