Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1840 and 1866


Harding B 11(2290) is another edition.

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 11(2291)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle muses combine and lend an ear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20997

Title: Twitching on the string

First Line: O when I was a young man

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
61BB11(+513): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ profile portrait)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C1142: Hunters hunting (N.B.: In 1988-1990 this notation denoted the concept of 43C11421 'hunters resting during the hunt')
43C1147: Hunting dogs
43C1113: Bird hunting
45C16(RIFLE)(+1): Firearms: rifle (+ during the battle)

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