Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1846 and 1854


Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2027

Title: Sweet singing birds

First Line: Come buy my sweet singing-birds, full of fine song

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6669

Title: Happier days gone by

First Line: Let us wander through the meadows

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you wild young people and listen to my song

Tune: Bushes and briars

Themes:  TavernsSailorsMurder


IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41A421: Curtains
41A3362: Human figure at (open) window, seen from inside


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1459)

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