Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885

Other printings:


Viewing: Harding B 11(3188)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 880

Title: The punch ladle

First Line: Come all you bold heroes

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2141

Title: John Barleycorn

First Line: John Barleycorn is a hero bold

Themes:  DrinkingBeer

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
41C714: Beer, ale
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41A542: Gate, entrance
31A232: Leaning figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
47A12: Factory-building
46C145(+612): (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart (+ loading)

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