Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1863 and 1885

Notes:

Harding B 11(2357) is another edition. Harding B 11(2357) is another edition.


Series Identifier:

104



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Viewing: Firth b.26(304)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14848

Title: Mary May

First Line: They have chosen some proud stranger

Notes:  Harding B 15(187b) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Rejected suitorSocial status


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3787

Title: The gipsy girl

First Line: They wiled me from my greenwood home

Themes:  Gipsies


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31AA2522: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure



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