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Published by Printed and bound for Sir Allen Lane at the University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Ballads, English,
  • English wit and humor

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Edition Notes

Statementwritten and illustrated by W.S. Gilbert ; with an introduction by Hesketh Pearson and a note on Gilbert as illustrator by Philip James
The Physical Object
Pagination120, [12] p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14637012M

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He selected forty-four of the poems (thirty-four of them illustrated) for an edition of The "Bab" Ballads - Much Sound and Little Sense. A second collected edition, More "Bab" Ballads, including thirty-five ballads (all illustrated), appeared in   sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category, Wikidata item.; The "Bab" Ballads are a collection of light verse by W. S. Gilbert, illustrated with his own comic drawings. They became famous on their own, as well as being a source for plot elements, characters and songs that Gilbert would recycle in the Gilbert and Sullivan operas.   The Bab ballads by W. S. Gilbert; 37 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, English Humorous poetry, English Ballads. The "Bab" ballads. Contributor Names Gilbert, W. S. (William Schwenck), Created / Published Philadelphia, Porter & Coates [] Notes - LC copy 2 forms part of the personal library materials in the Joseph and Elizabeth Robins .

Book and Lyrics of the Best-Known Gilbert & Sullivan Operas and the Bab Ballads with Sir William Gilbert's Own Illustrations Gilbert, W. S. Published by Illustrated Editions ().   ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ Details about W. S. Gilbert THE BAB BALLADS. W. S. Gilbert THE BAB BALLADS. Item Information. Condition: destination ZIP Code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or tab. Delivery times may vary, especially during peak periods. Rare Book Cellar. rare Seller Rating: % positive. W. S. Gilbert, renowned author of the Savoy Operas, also created the comic Bab Ballads. Gilbert published these poems, together with his own, grotesque drawings signed 'Bab,' in Fun and other magazines in the late nineteenth century. In , the older and by then distinguished Gilbert substituted pallid and inoffensive drawings for the originals.