Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Viewing: Johnson Ballads fol. 145

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V660

Title: If I had a donkey wot wouldn't go

First Line: If I had a donkey wot wouldn't go

Themes:  Cruelty to animals

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5881

Title: At close of day

First Line: At close of day, when evening star

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15083

Title: Love and the fortune of war

First Line: From the moment I ranked as a man

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off, said the stranger, off, off, and away

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13781

Title: The green banks of Tyrol

First Line: Green hills of Tyrol! again I see

Themes:  Tyrol, the

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1850

Title: The China man with his monkey nose

First Line: In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:  Chinese

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V370

Title: Row with me down the river

First Line: Row with me down the river

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V30478

Title: When the sails are furl'd

First Line: When the sails are furl'd and the watch set

Themes:  Sailors

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1989

Title: My heart's true blue

First Line: I ne'er will leave my native shore

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls of our village are dressing and gadding


IconClass Codes:
23D41: Winter, 'Hyems'; 'Inverno' (Ripa)
26D1: Snow

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