Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1842 and 1855

Other printings:


Viewing: Firth b.25(487)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V253

Title: Birmingham boy in London

First Line: When I first left my mother and sister and brother

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: Wanderer

First Line: Cease awhile ye winds to blow


IconClass Codes:
46A151: Beggar
48CC7525: One person playing wind instrument - CC - out of doors
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)

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