Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1855 and 1861


E. [H]odges Printer Wholesale and Toy Warehouse 26n [sic] Graftou [sic] Street Soho London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5381

Title: Dont be teasing Polly

First Line: Twas on a summer day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4121

Title: You would not leave your Norah

First Line: You would not leave your Norah

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: Suit of green

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maid [sic] & listen to my melody

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
25I141: Street
33A14: Embracing each other, kissing
31A244: Head bent forward; bowing
46A24: Relation between master and servant


Shelfmark: Firth c.14(134)

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