Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Viewing: Harding B 11(2500)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The mountain maid

First Line: The mountain maid from her bower has hied

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Past ten o'clock, remember, love, remember

First Line: 'Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1251

Title: Ere round the huge oak

First Line: Ere rouud [sic] the huge oak that o'ershadows yon hill

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 16910

Title: Will you come to the bower

First Line: Will you come to the bower I have shaded for you

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Notes:  Harding B 17(340b) is another edition of this ballad alone. Harding B 25(2081) is another edition of this ballad alone.

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