Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1832 and 1842


W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 15, Grey Street, Newcastle


Firth c.13(233) is another edition. Harding B 25(1019) contains the same illustration.

Series Identifier:



1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2574

Title: The wind blew the bonny lassie's plaidy awa

First Line: A butcher lad there liv'd in Crief

2nd Ballad

Title: Mary in search of her lover

First Line: It was upon a summer's evening


IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
31A5321: Hairdresser
31AA5331: Wig - AA - ~ women


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(4257)

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