Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1849 and 1862

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Firth b.26(272)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1850

Title: The China man with the monkey nose

First Line: In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:  Chinese

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8515

Title: 'Twas within a mile o' Edinburgh town

First Line: 'Twas within a mile o' Edinburgh town

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

Notes:  Differs materially from Harding B 11(3507)

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Rural society


IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
34B232: Fowl (cock, hen, chicken, etc.)
47I212: Pig

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