Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885


London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, (late A. Ryle & Co.,) Monmouth court, Bloomsbury.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1743

Title: The cottage by the sea

First Line: Childhood days now pass before me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Rigs o' barley

First Line: It was upon a Lammas night

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Notes:  Also entitled Corn rigs are bonnie

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
31A2711: Walking
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41A3211: Open door
41A31: Fa├žade (of house or building)
41D2321: Apron
47I242: Bee-hive

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
25I141: Street
41D2631: Umbrella
26B: Rain


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(228)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(706)

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