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Edition - Bod1005

Imprint Names:  Bohmberg, N.

Imprint Locations:  Cologne

Date  1575

Notes:  References: STC 1858; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 183.


Ballad

Title: A benedicitie or blessinge to be saide over the table, before meate

First Line: Bl[e]sse the Lorde^a in all lands

Authors:  Niclaes, Hendrik, 1502-1580

References:

ESTC: S111927

Themes:  Religion

Douce S subt. 67(4)

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Edition - Bod1870

Imprint Names:  Jeffs, Abel

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1595

Imprint: Imprinted at London by Abel Ieffs, and are to be soulde by William Barley dwelling in gracious strete neare leaden haule

Notes:  References: STC 14708.3; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 242.


Ballad

Title: A looking glasse for eche estate

First Line: Deathe unto careless youthe

Authors:  Johnson, Thomas, 1598-1604

Themes:  Religion

Edition - Bod5295

Imprint Names:  Colwell, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1565]

Imprint: Imprinted at London in Fletestrete beneath the conduit: at the signe of S. John Euangelist, by Thomas Colwell

Notes:  References: STC 7565; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 97.


Ballad

Title: The true fourme and shape of a monster chyld whiche was borne in Stony Stratforde

First Line: You that do see this clilde [sic] disfigured here

Authors:  Elderton, William

References:

ESTC: S121741

Themes:  Monstrous births

Gough Maps 25(34)

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Edition - Bod5317

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [16--]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29992

Title: The vertuous maids resolution. Or The two honest lovers

First Line: In a melancholly passion I was walking by a rivers side

References:

ESTC: R234831

Johnson Ballads fol. 424

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Edition - Bod566

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [16--]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9619

Title: The lamenting lady's farewel to the world

First Line: Mournful Melpomene assist my quill

Tune: Oh hone, oh hone

Authors:  S., E.

Themes:  Death

Pamph. A 108(32)

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Edition - Bod571

Imprint Names:  [Grafton, R.]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Date  [c.1550]

Notes:  References: STC. 14999.5.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30765

Title: [None]

First Line: The fyrst deuision, in Paradise begon

Edition - Bod664

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [16--]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4233

Title: A new game at cards. Or, The three nimble shuffling cheaters

First Line: You gallants all that love to play

References:

ESTC: R234830

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles I, king of England, 1600-1649

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(147)

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Edition - Bod691

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London?

Date  [c.1590]

Ballad

Title: [An ex]cellent nevve ballet, made in the praise and [c]ommendation of the most noble and famous game of arche[r]ie

First Line: ... your bowes ye worthie harts

Themes:  Archery

Vet. A1 a.5(5)

Notes:  Mutilated: parts of the title and the first words of lines are missing. References: STC 1328.2; Livingston, C.R. British broadside ballads of the 16th century, 1991, no. 238


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Edition - Bod893

Imprint Names:  Jones, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1583]

Imprint: Imprinted at London, by Richard Iones, dwelling neere Holburne Bridge October 8


Ballad

Title: A declaration of the death of Iohn Lewes, a most detestable and obstinate hereticke, burned at Norwich

First Line: Shall silence shrowde such sinne

Tune: John Careless

Authors:  Gilbart, Thomas

References:

ESTC: S92693

Themes:  Religious controversy - 16th century

Firth c.23(87)

Notes:  Photograph of the Society of Antiquaries copy. References: STC 11880; Lemon Cat. No. 77; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 205.


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Edition - Bod929

Imprint Names:  Marsh, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1562

Imprint: Imprinted at London in Fletestrete nere to S. Dunstons church by Thomas Marshe

Notes:  References: STC 12207; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 69.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32968

Title: The true reporte of the forme and shape of a monstrous childe, borne at Muche Horkesleye

First Line: This monstrous world that monsters bredes as rife

References:

ESTC: S117982

Themes:  Monstrous births

Gough Essex 24(2)

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Edition - Bod6248

Imprint Names:  Bohmberg, N.

Imprint Locations:  Cologne

Date  1574

Imprint: Per W.S. Veritatis Amatorem. Anno. 1574.

Notes:  References: STC 21529; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 178. Previous Bodleian shelfmark: F 3.16 Th. Two leaves, bound. Mutilated: some of the text is supplied in very fine MS imitation of type.

Sheet References:  ESTC: S121843

1st Ballad

Title: A new balade or songe of the Lambes feast

First Line: I hearde one saye: Come now awaye

Authors:  S., W.

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20672

Title: Another, out of goodwill

First Line: The grace from God the father hye

Authors:  S., W.

Themes:  Religion

Vet. D1 b.9

Notes:  "Per W.S. Veritatis Amatorem. Anno. 1574."


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Edition - Bod6303

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1610]

Ballad

Title: A proper new ballad, shewing a merrie iest of one Ieamie of Woodicock hill, and his wife

First Line: One Iemie there was that dwelt in a towne

Tune: Woodicocks hill

References:

ESTC: S124783

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth b.19(24)

Notes:  Torn. Facsimiles of this sheet are at 2806 c.20(1), Firth c.23(109b) and Johnson Ballads 2591


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Edition - Bod6317

Imprint Names:  Wolfe, J.White, Edward

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  1582

Imprint: London. Imprinted by Iohn Wolfe, for Edwarde White: and are to be solde at his shoppe, at the little north door of Paules Church, at the Signe of the Gunne. 1582

Notes:  References: STC 17212; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 204; H. Rollins \"An Elizabethan ballad of Malmerophus and Sillera\" MLN 49(1934).


Ballad

Title: [Malmerophus and Sillera]

First Line: ... Triumphantlie by worthie Peeres

References:

ESTC: S107890

Douce fragm. d.8

Notes:  A fragment.


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Edition - Bod3372

Imprint Names:  De Solempne, Anthony

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  1570

Imprint: Imprynted at Norwich in the paryshe of Saynct Andrews by Anthony de Solempne. 1570

Notes:  References: STC 3835; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 153.


Ballad - Roud Number: V27666

Title: Certayne versis writtene by Thomas Brooke gentleman in the tyme of his imprysonment

First Line: I languishe as I lye

Authors:  Brooke, Thomas

References:

ESTC: S109420

Arch. A c.7

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Edition - Bod11201

Imprint Names:  Griffith, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1565]

Imprint: Imprynted at London in Fletestrete: at the Sygne of the Faucon, by Wylliam Gryffith, and are to be solde at his shop in saint Dunstons churchyarde, in the west of London, the vi. daye of February


Ballad

Title: The true description of a monsterous chylde borne in the cytie of Anwarpe, 1564

First Line: Gods wonderous workes marke and beholde

Authors:  Barker, John

References:

ESTC: S126422

Themes:  Monstrous births

Gough Maps 41o(49)

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Edition - Bod10636

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1580]

Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: ... sure will make you for to muse

Subjects:  Prague

Themes:  Portents

Douce fragm. e.45

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Edition - Bod10903

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [16--]

Ballad

Title: Arthur Chambers's sorrowful farewell to the World. With his last advice to Hall the chimney-sweeper, who impeach'd him, after his condemnation, in Newgate

First Line: The time is come at length that I

Tune: Johnson's farewel

References:

ESTC: R234829

Themes:  Crime - 17th century

Vet. A3 b.43(1r)

Notes:  Another ballad is printed on the reverse; see Vet. A3 b.43(1v)


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Edition - Bod16313

Imprint Names:  Griffith, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1564

Imprint: Imprynted at London in Fletestrete: at the Sygne of the Faucon, by William Gryffith, and are to be solde at his shop in saint Dunstons churchyarde, in the west of London. the viii daye of November

Notes:  References: STC 1422; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 94.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32553

Title: The true description of a monsterous chylde borne in the Ile of wight

First Line: For mercy Lorde, with one accorde

Authors:  Barker, John

References:

ESTC: S115322

Themes:  Monstrous births

Gough Maps 10(63)

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Edition - Bod17786

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1570]

Notes:  See Livingston, C.R., British broadside ballads of the 16th century, 1991, no. 160


Ballad - Roud Number: V20600

Title: Yule in Yorke

First Line: Our Sauiour is come

Vet. A1 a.5(1)

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Edition - Bod18918

Imprint Names:  Lacy, A.Applow, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [1563]

Imprint: Imprinted at London by Alexa[nder] Lacy, for Richard Applow, dwellyng in Pater noster row, hard [by] the Castle Taverne

Notes:  References: STC 3076; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 82.


Ballad

Title: The complaint of a sinner, vexed with paine

First Line: This God of loue, that sits aboue

Authors:  Birch, William, 1562-1571

References:

ESTC: S121713

Douce S subt. 67(3)

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Edition - Bod23309

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1552]

Notes:  References: STC 23925; Livingston, C.R. British broadside ballads of the 16th century, 1991, no. 38


Ballad

Title: [An exhortation to despise the gifts] whych we receaue by faylynge Fortune

First Line: Why doeth the worlde carke and care, for glory that is vayne

Authors:  Thachame, T.

References:

ESTC: S102635

Douce fragm. d.12(9)

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Edition - Bod23469

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1549]

Notes:  References: STC 6795; Livingston, C.R. British broadside ballads of the 16th century, 1991, no. 17


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: ... God hath gyuen our kynge the victorye

References:

ESTC: S122124

Themes:  Cornish rebellion of 1549

Don. d.80

Notes:  A fragment Two fragments.


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