Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1796 and 1853


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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14965

Title: Snowdrop of the south

First Line: As William was a walking he met a lovely fair

Tune: Mountains high

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2146

Title: Black velvet band

First Line: To go in a smack, down at Ba[r]king, when a boy, as apprentice I was bound

Tune: Tars of the Blanch

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C7132: Jumping-rope games

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume

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