Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:


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Viewing: Harding B 20(126)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14294

Title: One pound two

First Line: Now, Maggy dear, it's I do hear you have been on the spree

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16118

Title: Forget me not

First Line: Go, youth beloved, to distant glades

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15907

Title: Saturday night

First Line: Oh? why must my face be wash'd so clean

Themes:  Washing

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41A722: Couch, sofa, settee
41A421: Curtains
41C4211: Tea-ceremony
41C122: Pouring
41C33: Tea- and coffee-service

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
43C92: One pair dancing; man and woman dancing as a couple
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
48C7525: One person playing wind instrument

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