Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.


Harding B 11(2828) is another edition. Harding B 11(2828) is another edition. Harding B 11(2828) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: The wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmas eve and rather late

Themes:  WealthSocial statusMagic

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1052

Title: There's a path by the river

First Line: There's a path by the river o'ershadow'd by trees

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13807

Title: The old soldier's daughter

First Line: Oh do you remember the old soldier's daughter

Themes:  Soldiers - veterans


IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31AA2351: Sitting on the ground - AA - female human figure
41A3611: Spire (of tower on house or building)
31A25162(+82): Hand on the heart (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(357)

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