Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1849 and 1862


London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough, London


Harding B 11(3986) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2092

Title: The village-born beauty

First Line: See the star-breasted villain to yonder cot bound

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentProstitutionCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15129

Title: On Alma's heights

First Line: On Alma's heights the Russian stood

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25F32: Song-birds

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43B16: Mountain climbing, mountaineering


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3988)

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