Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1855 and 1858


Firth c.14(129) is another impression.

Series Identifier:


Other printings:


Viewing: 2806 c.16(95)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13852

Title: Kelly the deserter

First Line: My friends and I could not agree, on account of my night's rambling

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: Squire and thrasher

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late

Themes:  Agricultural laborers


IconClass Codes:
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
42B741: Father and child(ren), man and child(ren) (family group)

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