Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1797 and 1834


George Walker, Printer, Sadler-street, Durham

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: The wife's dream

First Line: Now tell me, Mary, how it is

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2160

Title: I remember, I remember

First Line: I remember, I remember

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1218

Title: The Rose of Allandale

First Line: The morn was fair, the skies were clear

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865


IconClass Codes:
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
42A37: Watching a sleeping child
41A23: Bedroom
41C324: Tankard
31AA233: Kneeling figure - AA - female human figure
42E141: Coffin
41C341: Dish, plate, saucer
31E34: Finding a dead person
46A15: The poor
31B6(+926): Morphology of human expression (+ despairing)
42B313: Abandoning, exposing a child
54A21: Anxiety, Solicitude; 'Sollecitudine' (Ripa)


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(518)

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