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Edition - Bod4018

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(161b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8040

Title: A new ballad, shewing how a prince of England loved the kings daughter of France

First Line: In the days of old

Tune: Crimson velvet

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: R235552

Subjects:  FranceHenry III, King of France, 1551-1589

Wood 401(119)

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Edition - Bod4169

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for T. Vere, at the sign of the Angel without Newgate

Notes:  Wood E 25(60) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2964

Title: Joy after sorrow; being the seamans return from Jamaico [sic]

First Line: There was a maid as I heard tell

Tune: My love is gone to Bohemia

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Subjects:  IndiesJamaica

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentSailorsPregnancy

4o Rawl. 566(128)

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Edition - Bod4191

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Goldee-ball [sic] in West- smithfield, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(151b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1182

Title: The married wives complaint of her unkind husband, or, A caution for maids to beware how they marry

First Line: Come all young maids that are to wed

Tune: Jonny Armstrong, or True love rewarded with loyalty

References:

ESTC: R235607

Themes:  Marriage

Wood E 25(148)

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Edition - Bod4193

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for Tho. Vere, at the sign of the Angel, without New- gate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(128) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2964

Title: Joy after sorrow, being the sea-mans return from Jamaica

First Line: There was a maid as I heard tell

Tune: My love is gone to Bohemy, or, wet and weary

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

References:

ESTC: R234925

Subjects:  IndiesJamaica

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentSailorsPregnancy

Wood E 25(60)

Notes:  Title cropped. MS annotation below imprint: 1648.


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Edition - Bod4203

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, near the Hospital-gate, in West- Smith-field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(26a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1827

Title: The city caper. Or, The Whet-stones-park privateer

First Line: The Jenny a small pickaroon in the park

Tune: Captain Digby's farewell

Themes:  Prostitution

4o Rawl. 566(129)

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Edition - Bod4208

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(162a) is another edition Wood E 25(89) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V18728

Title: The new courtier

First Line: Upon the Change where merchants meet

Tune: Cloris since thou art fled away

Themes:  Court and courtiersClothingDebt

4o Rawl. 566(206)

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Edition - Bod4512

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(112) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V33029

Title: The gossips meeting. Or, The merry market-women of Taunton

First Line: Come all my kind neighbours, & hear me a while

Tune: The parliament of women

References:

ESTC: R235668

Themes:  MarriageWomen

Wood E 25(120)

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Edition - Bod4748

Imprint Names:  Brown, C.Norris, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1695 and 1707

Imprint: Printed by & for C. Brown, & T. Norris, & sold at the Looking- glass on London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V21374

Title: The ruin'd lovers

First Line: Mars shall to Cupid now submit

Tune: Mock-beggars hall stands empty

References:

ESTC: N69912

Douce Ballads 2(187b)

Notes:  MS tune title: Cold and raw


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Edition - Bod4755

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1684 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for J. Clark, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger


Ballad

Title: Grist ground at last. Or, The frolick in the mill

First Line: Give ear a while to my ditty

Tune: Give ear a while

References:

ESTC: R227199

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Don. b.13(38)

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Edition - Bod4805

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden-Ball in Pye-corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V20698

Title: John's earnest request: or, Betty's compassionate love extended to him in a time of distress

First Line: Come open the door sweet Betty

References:

ESTC: R228258

Don. b.13(46)

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Harding B 39(148)

Notes:  Harding B 39(148) is a photocopy of Huth III.11 (Harvard College Library).


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Edition - Bod4810

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1689]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur street


Ballad - Roud Number: V28200

Title: The joy of London-Derry, in the happy arrival of their majesties forces

First Line: Protestants rejoyce and sing

Tune: Londonderry

Themes:  Londonderry, siege of

Firth c.23(85)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:322


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Edition - Bod4811

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1691]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad

Title: Summers his frolick

First Line: God prosper long the just and good

Tune: Russell's farewell

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.23(31)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:198


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Edition - Bod4812

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, and J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V7612

Title: The bountifull brewers: who pays the King's taxes out of the poor men's purses

First Line: In this present reign, the war to maintain

Tune: An orange

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.23(49)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:335


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Edition - Bod4813

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, in Pye-Corner


Ballad

Title: The difficult French-man's unsuccessful adventers; or, A new ballad of a finical monsieur, who came to marry an English lady, but could find none for his purpose

First Line: My pockets begar, were lin'd very well

Tune: There was a brisk lass

References:

ESTC: R233022

Themes:  ProstitutionForeigner in London

Douce Ballads 1(61b)

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Edition - Bod4814

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back

Notes:  The second illustration was originally part of a larger block; see Firth c.23(40).


Ballad - Roud Number: V27372

Title: The loyal soldier of Flanders: or, The faithless lass of London

First Line: Young Thomas he was a proper lad

Tune: How can I be merry and glad?

References:

ESTC: R228387

Themes:  SoldiersLetter-writingApprentices

Don. b.13(59)

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Edition - Bod4815

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, and J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V8776

Title: A brief touch of the Irish wars: from the siege of Londonderry to the surrender of Drogheda ... and many other strong forts and castles

First Line: The French and the Tories are all in distress

Tune: Let Caesar live long

Themes:  Ireland

Firth c.23(29)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:310. Compare illustration to Firth c.23(40). The illustration was originally one block, but the pieces were later used independently; see Don. b.13(59).


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Edition - Bod4816

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back


Ballad

Title: The Irish rebels routed: or, A brief relation of the victorious conquest by the Protestants over the French & Irish at Cavan

First Line: Let loyal subjects now attend

Tune: Liggan water

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

Firth c.23(59)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:307. The third illustration on the page was originally one block, but the broken pieces were later used independently; see Don. b.13(59).


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Edition - Bod4817

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V1303

Title: The triumph of Ireland: or, The surrender of Limbrick to their majesties forces ... 27th. of September 1691

First Line: Let the bells sweetly ring

Tune: Let the soldiers rejoice

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryWar1691

Firth c.23(60)

Notes:  Photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:298


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Edition - Bod4818

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Crouch, E.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London: Printed by E. Crowch, for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Ballad

Title: London mourning in ashes; or, A lamentable narrative lively expressing the ruine of that royal city by fire

First Line: Of fire, fire, fire I sing

Tune: In sad and ashy weeds

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fire of London, 1666

Firth c.23(74)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:228


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Edition - Bod4823

Imprint Names:  B., A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1689]

Imprint: Printed for A.B.

Notes:  An original copy at Wood E 25(115).


Ballad - Roud Number: V6053

Title: A full description of these times, or The prince of Orange's march from Exeter to London; and Father Peters and the rest of the Jesuites put to flight

First Line: Now let all true Protestants ever rejoyce

Tune: Packington's pound, Countrey Farmer, or, Digby's farwel

Subjects:  William III, King of England, 1650-1702Petre, Edward, 1631-1699

Firth c.23(69)

Notes:  Photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:257.


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Edition - Bod4824

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, I. Wright, and I. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: V9028

Title: The clothiers delight: or, The rich mens joy, and the poor mens sorrow

First Line: Of all sorts of callings that in England be

Tune: Jenny come tie my bonny cravat

Authors:  Lanfiere, Thomas

Themes:  Economy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(72)

Notes:  Photograph of the British Library copy


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Edition - Bod4825

Imprint Names:  Bissel, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1695

Imprint: Printed for James Bissel, at the Bible and Harp in West- Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V1497

Title: A dialogue between the late King James the Duke of Berwick, and Tyrconnel

First Line: O my kind officers what shall we do

Tune: Why are my eyes still flowing

Subjects:  James II, king of England, 1633-1701

Firth c.23(78)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:311


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Edition - Bod4826

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1685]

Imprint: Printed for J. Blare, at the Looking-Glass on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V26420

Title: The inn-keeper's complaint; or, The country victuallor's lamentation for the dearness of malt

First Line: Poor innkeepers now, all over the nation

Tune: Let Mary live long

Themes:  TavernsEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(80)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:330


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Edition - Bod4827

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: London: Printed for Phil. Brooksby, at the Sign of the Golden- ball in Pye-corner, near West-smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V31907

Title: The new and true touch of the times: or, No jest like a true jest

First Line: The poor of this kingdom such times never knew

Authors:  Joy, Thomas

Themes:  PovertyEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(81)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:332


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Edition - Bod4828

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1680

Imprint: London, Printed when the Papists were there rampant, 1680


Ballad - Roud Number: V30559

Title: Rome's hunting-match for III kingdoms: or, The papists last run for the Protestants life and estate

First Line: Rome doth now a hunting ride

References:

ESTC: R26221

Firth c.23(86)

Notes:  Photograph of the British Library copy. Reference: Wing 1901.


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