Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33074

Title: The blind boy

First Line: We took him to the mill, mother

Themes:  Blindness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Poor little Jim

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one

Authors:  Farmer, E.


IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
46A151: Beggar
41A542: Gate, entrance
31A4111: Blind, blindness
48CC7521: One person playing string instrument (bowed) - CC - out of doors


Shelfmark: 2806 c.13(74)

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