Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1810 and 1831


Viewing: Harding B 11(1242)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29333

Title: Forestalling done over. A new song

First Line: Come, all you poor people, I pray lend an ear

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  FarmersCommercePrices

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20192

Title: The tradesman's complaint. A new song

First Line: Come all you poor tradesmen, I pray lend an ear

Themes:  Trade depressionWaterloo, battle of, 1815

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1121

Title: Remember the poor. A favourite song

First Line: Cold winter is come, with its keen chilling breath

Themes:  PovertyWinter


IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
41A721: Chair
41A223: Dining-room
41C37: Table-cloth
42F54: Butler
41D262: Fan
41C4(+3): (family) meal (+ serving, servants at table, meal)
41C342: Serving-dish, platter

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