Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1845 and 1859


A Ry [sic] & co., Printers, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V159

Title: A batchelor's wants

First Line: [C]ome al[l] you women, if you wish to change your life

Authors:  Youd, J.

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1610

Title: The answer to Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Come, come dearest Phoebe let's away to the fair

Notes:  The same setting to type appears in Harding B 11(73) but under a different imprint

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13069

Title: My lodging is on the cold ground

First Line: My lodging is on the cold ground

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(73) but under a different imprint


IconClass Codes:
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
46C514: Arrival and return ~ travelling
41A325: Threshold
31AA2511(+82): Arm raised upward - AA - both arms or hands (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
46C52: Hotel, hostelry, inn


Shelfmark: Firth b.25(2)

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