Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:



Lewis Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad

Title: The disobedient daughter

First Line: If you want a good hymn pray buy one of me

Themes:  ReligionBallad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30052

Title: The saints sweet home

First Line: Mid scenes of confusion and creatures complaints

Themes:  Religion

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
43C4154: 'jeu de volant', badminton

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I15(SPADE): Agricultural implements: spade
25F39(DOVE): Other birds: dove
49L51: Pen
49M32: Book
25F3: Birds
49L62: Ink-well


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(6)

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Shelfmark: Firth b.34(86)

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Shelfmark: Firth b.34(87)

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