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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English



  • England


  • Ballads, English -- England -- Texts.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by John Holloway and Joan Black.
ContributionsBlack, Joan, joint author.
LC ClassificationsPR1181 .H59
The Physical Object
Pagination296 p. :
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5059606M
ISBN 100803208537
LC Control Number74023404

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Broadside ballads (also known as 'roadsheet', 'broadsheet', 'stall', 'vulgar' or 'come all ye' ballads) varied from what has been defined as the 'traditional' ballad, which were often tales of some antiquity, which has frequently crossed national and cultural boundaries and developed as part of a process of oral transmission. In contrast broadside ballads often lacked their epic nature, tended. Broadside ballads survive from the early sixteenth century right through the nineteenth century. 1 Over these more than three hundred years the look and role of broadside ballads changed. Furthermore, as scholars became interested in ballads in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries the very definition of the term ballad became a subject of. Buy Later English Broadside Ballads 1 by Holloway, John, Black, Joan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Joan Black. In his book Strange Survivals () Sabine Baring-Gould included a chapter on Broadside Ballads. When he started to collect folk songs in he began to make a collection of street literature which, at its peak, numbered more than 4, items. This included many broadside ballads, as .

The National Library of Scotland's Crawford Collection has over 4, ballads (in English) dating from the 16th, to the early 20th century. The Library's 2, English ballads, mostly from 19th-century England and can be browsed by theme. The Pepys Broadside Ballads Collection at Magdalene College Library consists of some 1, items.   Broadside Ballads Online presents a digital collection of English printed ballad-sheets from between the 16th and 20th centuries, linked to other resources for the study of the English ballad. A Pitts broadside is reprinted in Holloway and Black's Later English Broadside Ballads II, p, A three verse English traditional version without music, "Then my love and I'll be married", is in Alfred Williams' Folk Songs of the Upper Thames, p. , E. E. A ballad is a form of verse, often a narrative set to music. Ballads derive from the medieval French chanson balladée or ballade, which were originally "dance songs".Ballads were particularly characteristic of the popular poetry and song of Britain and Ireland from the later medieval period until the 19th century. They were widely used across Europe, and later in Australia, North Africa.