Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 11(3218)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1531

Title: The rambler from Clare

First Line: The first of my travels that ever was known

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V330

Title: Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Line: When I liv'd at wom wi' my feather and mother, I ne'er had no fun

Themes:  Countryman in town

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B2: Historical persons
23T27(XIX): Modern division of historical epochs ~ centuries (with Roman NUMBER of century)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
32B311(SCOTS): Europeans (with NAME)
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
31A2351: Sitting on the ground
47D8(HAMMER): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: hammer
25D3: Mining

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