Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Viewing: Harding B 11(1855)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19874

Title: The jealous husband well fitted

First Line: A hosier lived in Leicester as I have heard many tell

Themes:  DisguiseDrunkennessDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 232

Title: The cards

First Line: As I walked out one midsummer morning

Themes:  Card games


IconClass Codes:
49L51: Pen
49L7: Handwriting, written text
41D29: Clothed in rags
48C911: Author, poet writing
31A2533(+81): Hand towards the forehead (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6(+926): Morphology of human expression (+ despairing)

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