Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1846 and 1854

Imprint:

E. Hodges, (From Pitt's) wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Notes:

Harding B 11(656) is another impression.



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1329

Title: Ole Johnny Boker

First Line: Ole Johnny Boker was a helpless nigger

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V449

Title: There is a flower that bloometh

First Line: There is a flower that bloometh


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V917

Title: Come dwell with me

First Line: Come dwell come dwell with me


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
41C12: Drinking

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 11(657)


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