Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1819 and 1844


The same setting of type appears in Firth b.25(2) but with a different imprint.


Viewing: Harding B 11(73)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1610

Title: The answer to Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Come, come dearest Phoebe let's away to the fair

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13069

Title: My lodging is in the cold ground

First Line: My lodging is in the cold ground

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Firth b.25(2) but with a different imprint.

Themes:  Poverty

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsmen I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

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