Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844

Other printings:


Viewing: Harding B 11(2441)

1st Ballad

Title: Patent steam washing

First Line: Dukes bishops, earls, lords, they have all all [sic] got a share

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34233

Title: Drop of gin

First Line: While some roar out the dogs meat man

Tune: Dogs meat man

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V29825

Title: I am in such a bustle

First Line: Got this morning early, twenty lads petitions

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V437

Title: The sun his bright rays

First Line: The sun his brigh [sic] rays may withold [sic] love


IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
25G3(PALM-TREE): Trees: palm-tree
48C813: Set, scenery ~ stage
48C8522: Actress (on the stage)

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