Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


Firth c.26(146) is another impression.

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Other printings:


Viewing: 2806 c.16(227)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 20460

Title: Sandstone girl

First Line: My name is Billy Dudle, I'm the youngest son but two

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20412

Title: Old Ben Lowe

First Line: Kind friends excuse my asking but I am left alone

Tune: Poor old Joe

Themes:  BeggarsMatchselling

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: The slave chase

First Line: Set every stitch of canvass to woo the freshening wind

Themes:  Slavery

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