Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Pitts, Printer, marble and toy warehouse 6 Great st andrew st. 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossping [sic] wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Notes:  Harding B 25(765) is another edition of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1179

Title: Gossiping husband

First Line: The men may talk about their wives, their gossi[p] and their clack

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 841 is another edition of this ballad alone


IconClass Codes:
42D111: Man kneeling before his beloved (proposing)


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 842

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