Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Viewing: Harding B 11(1884)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey & Jenny's trip to the fair

First Line: Twas on the morn of sweet May day

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9243

Title: The merry fiddler done over

First Line: O, a fiddler coming from a --- fair

Themes:  SeductionPaternity

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
47I2232: Churning

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H17: Meadow, pasture
31D13: Adolescent, young woman, maiden
43B144: Picking flowers

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