Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:


A.C. Brander, Printer, Elgin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: Gipsie laddie

First Line: There were seven gypsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: Female rambling sailor

First Line: Come all young people far and near

Themes:  Women sailors


IconClass Codes:
32B3311: Chinese
41C722: Tea (leaves)
46B491: Import
46B356: Advertisement, notice
46B4941: Merchant shipping, shipping trade


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(26)

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