Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1838 and 1859


Viewing: Harding B 20(23)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V502

Title: Brave collier lads

First Line: As I walked forth one summer's morn, all in the month of June

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair al[l] in the summer-tim[e]

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
46A14: Farmers
46C13142: Ass, donkey
41A18: Hut, cabin, lodge

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
45D323: Sailor
43C92: One pair dancing; man and woman dancing as a couple
31B6(+918): Morphology of human expression (+ caressing, courting, making love)

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