Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


Viewing: Harding B 11(2238)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 466

Title: The lover's lament for her sailor

First Line: As I was walking along the sea shore

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2867

Title: The bud of the rose

First Line: Her mouth with a smile

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1284

Title: The female transport

First Line: Come all young girls both far & near & listen unto me

Themes:  Transported convict


IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
45D313: Private soldier
34B232: Fowl (cock, hen, chicken, etc.)
46C5141: Being welcomed ~ travelling
45B73: Return of the soldiers to civilian life, returning home
47H313: Spinning-wheel
33C232: (lovers) kissing each other
45C16(RIFLE): Firearms: rifle
47I2232: Churning

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