Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1820 and 1855


Wright, Printer, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Down in our village

First Line: When first I was a shepherd boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 688

Title: The streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: The streams of lovely Nancy divides in three parts

Themes:  Soldiers

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A7: Crowd, mob
31D13: Adolescent, young woman, maiden
42A552: Runaway child

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
31D13: Adolescent, young woman, maiden
31AA231(+72): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ two persons)


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(542)

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