Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier:



Viewing: Firth b.26(348)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3017

Title: Wapping old stairs

First Line: Your Molly has never been false she declares

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 298

Title: Where are you going my pretty maid?

First Line: Where are you going, my pretty maid?

Themes:  Rural society

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14916

Title: A boat! a boat!

First Line: A boat, a boat; haste to the ferry

Notes:  A three-line fill-up

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11D12: The cross ~ symbols of Christ
12: Non-Christian religions (including institutions, customs and antiquities)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I2112: Cow

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