Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1846 and 1854

Other printings:


Viewing: Firth b.25(347)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1656

Title: Black hare

First Line: One morning in summer by the dawn of the day

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: Red hai[red] man's wife

First Line: Ye muses nine combine, and lend me your aid

Themes:  Rejected suitorRed hair

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I28: Outskirts of village
41A3611: Spire (of tower on house or building)

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