Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1736 and 1763

Sheet References:
  • ESTC: N70845


Viewing: Douce Ballads 3(61a)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22285

Title: The lamentation of Mr. Page's wife of Plymouth

First Line: Unhappy she whom fortune hath forlorn

Tune: Fortune my foe

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1183

Title: Mrs. Page's complaint for causing her husband to be murder'd for love of George Strangwidge

First Line: If ever woe did touch a woman's heart

Themes:  Murder

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V21408

Title: George Strangwidge's lamentation for consenting to Page's death, for love of Ulalia, Page's wife

First Line: The man that sighs and sorrows for his sin

Themes:  Murder

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