Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838

Other printings:


Viewing: Firth c.17(207)

1st Ballad

Title: The he she lady's maid

First Line: Good people all attention give and of a droll affair

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 197 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1000

Title: The bold privateer

First Line: Fare you well my dearest Polly

Themes:  Piracy


IconClass Codes:
32B33(INDIANS): Asiatic races and peoples: Indians
25F25(ELEPHANT): Trunked animals: elephant
46C132: Riding on animal other than horse, ass, or mule

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