Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1846 and 1854


E. Hodges, Printer, (from the late I. Pitt's) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


For other versions of the illustration, see \"The Babes in the wood\".


Ballad - Roud Number: V14936

Title: Have you seen my sister

First Line: Kind friends, my name be John Brown

Tune: Parson Brown

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Countryman in LondonTheft


IconClass Codes:
41A23: Bedroom
41A7612: Bed with tester
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
31E112: Assembly of relatives ~ dying person
42B6: Orphans
44G16: Lawyer, attorney at law
31E111: Making a testament


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1499)

Notes:  Harding B 11(1499); Imperfect: torn at lower edge.

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Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 514

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