Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885


London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E. And 5, Back Church-lane, Cable-st, St. George's E.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3466

Title: When first I went to tea

First Line: When first I went to tea

Themes:  Paternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21860

Title: The oak and the ivy

First Line: In the depth of the forest an old oak grew

Themes:  PatriotismSex role


IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
25H15: Forest, wood
31A2545(+82): Gripping someone by the shoulder (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
45B6: The soldier off duty
43B14: Enjoying nature ~ plants, herbs and flowers


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(355)

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