Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 358

Title: The fox

First Line: Most gentlemen take delight

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14022

Title: Mary, the maid of the green

First Line: If beauty doth love to the bosom convey

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V12286

Title: The flowers of the forest

First Line: The flowers of the forest in spring time were gay

Themes:  Rejected suitor


IconClass Codes:
25F23(WOLF): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: wolf
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
34F1: Animals threatening man
43B411: Climbing up a tree
31A2362: Lying face downwards


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1254)

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