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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2681

Titles:
Phoebe Morel, the slave
Slave or Phoebe Morel's dream
The slave's dream
Phoebe Morel, or The slave
Phoebe Morel's dream
Phoebe Morel or The slave's dream
Phoebe Morel, or, The slave
I had a dream
Phoebe Morel the slave
The slave
Phoebe Morel

First Lines:
I had a dream, a happy dream
I had a dream a happy dream

Subjects:
United States

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6020

Titles:
The dying slave

First Lines:
They tore me from my happy home
For many long years I have been a poor slave

Themes:
Slavery
Slavery - galley slaves

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6018

Titles:
The African's complaint, on board a slave ship
A sequel to Galley slave
Sequel to the galley slave

First Lines:
Trembling, naked, wounded, sighing
Young Anna, as fair as the goddess of May

Themes:
Slavery - Africans
Slave trade
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6021

Titles:
The slave

First Lines:
Sons of freedom! hear my story

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6025

Titles:
Slave ship
The slave ship

First Lines:
The first grey dawn of the morning was beaming
The first gray dawn of the morning was beaming
The first grey dawn of the morning was breaming [sic]

Themes:
Slave trade
Slavery

Edition - Bod3495

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V6020

Title: The dying slave

First Line: For many long years I have been a poor slave

Themes:  Slavery - galley slaves

Harding B 25(568)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod314

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33660

Title: The British slave's address to British freemen

First Line: I too was born, as you are, no man's slave

Themes:  Slavery

Johnson Ballads fol. 319

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Edition - Bod16980

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6018

Title: The African's complaint, on board a slave ship

First Line: Trembling, naked, wounded, sighing

Themes:  Slavery - AfricansSlave trade

Harding B 25(15)

Notes:  Slip


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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod2359

IconClass Codes:
32B3211: American negroes
31A233: Kneeling figure
46A181: Slave-trade

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod12942

IconClass Codes:
32B3211: American negroes
46A18: Slavery; serfs and slaves

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6023

Titles:
The slave-mother

First Lines:
The last gleam of day-light is borne on the tide

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6027

Titles:
Parody on The slave

First Lines:
I had a dream -- a norrid dream

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6022

Titles:
The slave auction

First Lines:
Hark! midst the roar of an eager crowd

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1883

Titles:
Uncle Tom the slave martyr

First Lines:
They sold him for his cabin

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8124

Titles:
Turkish rover

First Lines:
You virgins all I pray draw near

Themes:
Courtship - difference of ethnicity
Slavery - galley slaves

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13185

Titles:
On the slave trade

First Lines:
Forc'd from home and all its pleasures

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4489

Titles:
Liverpool town

First Lines:
In Liverpool town is my delight

Subjects:
Jamaica
Africa
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Slave trade

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6019

Titles:
The slave trade

First Lines:
There are, gloomy ocean! a brotherless clan

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3071

Titles:
White slaves of England

First Lines:
O England that boasts of her riches so rare

Themes:
Seamstresses

Edition - Bod3042

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8696

Title: Vive le roi!

First Line: Swearing death to traitor slave

Harding B 15(350b)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3054

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8696

Title: Vive; vive le roi

First Line: Swearing death to traitor slave

Harding B 15(351a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod5090

IconClass Codes:
46A18: Slavery; serfs and slaves
25K1: Landscapes in tropical and sub-tropical regions
46A182: Master ~ slave
42B7412: Father and daughter(s) (family group)

Edition - Bod15328

Imprint Names:  Whitford, T.

Imprint Locations:  Bath

Imprint: T. Whitford, Printer and Book-binder, No. 9, Bridewell-Lane, Bath


Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: The galle [sic] slave

First Line: Oh think on my fate, I once freedom enjoy'd

Authors:  Cross, J.C. (James C.), d. 1810

Themes:  Slavery - galley slaves

Harding B 17(104a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20865

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 27


Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: The galley slave

First Line: Oh! think on my fate, once I freedom enjoy'd

Authors:  Cross, J.C. (James C.), d. 1810

Themes:  Slavery - galley slaves

2806 c.13(262)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.14(180)

Notes:  Slip


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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod2849

IconClass Codes:
25G3(PALM-TREE): Trees: palm-tree
32B321: African negroes
46A18: Slavery; serfs and slaves

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