Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1846 and 1854


Printed on both sides.


Viewing: 2803 d.3(20)

1st Ballad

Title: Apprehension and committal of Mrs. Sloane

First Line: Do stop a moment pray

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8543

Title: Come darkies sing!

First Line: Come, darkies, sing! dont you hear de banjo ring!

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4904

Title: Joe Scott. A parody on the Cavalier

First Line: It was an out and out night

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
25I141: Street
44G52: Robber
46C5134: Traveller(s) attacked by robber(s)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
25H214: Lake

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