Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1821 and 1838


Viewing: Harding B 11(504)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 833

Title: Buxom lass

First Line: As I walked out one [e]vening I met a buxom lass

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The crafty plough boy

First Line: Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare

Themes:  Highwaymen


IconClass Codes:
31AA2363: Lying on one side, stretched out - AA - female human figure
31B3: Dream
31B12: Sleeping in chair
45(+22): Warfare; military affairs (+ cavalry, horsemen)

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