Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Johnson Ballads 713 is another issue, with a prose piece and two ballads printed on the reverse.

Other printings:


Viewing: Johnson Ballads 814

Sheet Notes:  Johnson Ballads 818; Imperfect: torn at right edge.

Ballad - Roud Number: V319

Title: The faithless captain, or Betrayed virgin

First Line: All ye maidens fair I pray awhile draw near

Themes:  Women sailorsLove, unfortunate

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M413: Printed historiated initial
92D1916: Cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'
48A98312: Tendrils ~ ornament

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11G: Angels

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