Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1845 and 1859

Other printings:


Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1124

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1086

Title: Scenes that are brightest

First Line: Scenes that are brightest

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

Performers:  Romer, Miss

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1689

Title: Conversation betwixt the old and the new London bridge

First Line: The chimnies tall had left off smoking

Notes:  Harding B 16(59a) is another issue of this ballad alone is another issue with a different printer

Themes:  London bridge


IconClass Codes:
61B11(+513): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ profile portrait)
61BB11(+513): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ profile portrait)
23T23: Classical antiquity (historical epoch)
48A9877: Ornament ~ medallion
48C168(PEDIMENT): Other architectural details (with NAME)

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