Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1847 and 1852


Printed and sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle; and W. Dalton, 96, Walmgate York

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman?

First Line: Tho' much I've said and sung about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 16917

Title: The cliffs of old Tynemouth

First Line: Oh! the cliffs of old Tynemouth, they're wild and they're sweet

Subjects:  Tynemouth (England)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
42B7421: Mother and son(s) (family group)
43B13: Walking, hiking (recreation)
42B72: The family travelling, on holiday
42A25: Dry-nurse

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
46C215(ANCHOR): Parts of ship's exterior: anchor
25H133: Beach


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(191)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(4113)

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