Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Harding B 11(4385)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1628

Title: The squire and gipsey girl

First Line: One spring morning early a squire was straying

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15024

Title: John Adwire Anglanna

First Line: One morning as I started from the house of Morpheus

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young Ramble Awa[y]

First Line: As I was walking down Birmingham-street

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy


IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
11Q72: Going to church

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