Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 20(81)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2141

Title: John Barleycorn

First Line: John Berleycorn [sic] is a hero bold

Themes:  Beer

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6681

Title: Hand in hand we'll face the world love

First Line: Wealth, love, cannot make those kisses

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C345: Bowl
44B231: Mayor, burgomaster
41C696: Broth, soup
25F44: Tortoises, turtles

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)

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