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Edition - Bod1876

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: T. Hoggett, Printer, Market-Place, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28049

Title: The green bag

First Line: When the queen was abroad far remov'd from our eyes

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatsman

First Line: I am a boatsman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

Harding B 11(1414)

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Edition - Bod2258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20277

Title: The resurrectionists

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:  Body-snatching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams the boatswain

First Line: I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 11(3265)

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Edition - Bod3314

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 764


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee riber

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 20(268)

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Edition - Bod3425

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Other editions appear in sheets of two ballads; see Harding B 11(351), Harding B 11(734), and Harding B 11(1414).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatsman

First Line: I am a boatsman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

Harding B 25(229)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11848

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Steam Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-ct., Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 519

Title: Van Dieman's land

First Line: Come all you gallant poachers, that ramble void of care

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1850)

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Edition - Bod13213

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatsman

First Line: I am a boatsman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1089

Title: Bruce's address

First Line: Scots, wha hae wi' Wallace bled

Tune: Hey tutti tatti

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(351)

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Edition - Bod13912

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Market-Place, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 297

Title: Covent garden

First Line: As down in Covent garden

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatsman

First Line: I am a boatsman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

Harding B 11(734)

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Edition - Bod7198

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  PrisonsRobbery

Firth c.17(64)

Notes:  Firth c.17(64) is torn at top edge; illustrations damaged Firth c.17(64) is imperfect


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Harding B 11(978)

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Johnson Ballads 1164

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Edition - Bod17807

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1815 and 1855

Imprint: Pollock, Printer, North Shields


Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams, the boatman

First Line: I am a boatman by trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 25(949)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18245

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatman

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Robbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28003

Title: Henry's return

First Line: The fifteenth of July it was

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 28(223)

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Edition - Bod18256

Imprint Names:  Crome, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9296

Title: Match boy

First Line: Would you think that I who's now so grand

Authors:  Barre, Jr., Mr.

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 28(241)

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Edition - Bod22251

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed by W Armstrong, Banastre-street Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatman

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Robbery

2806 c.17(48)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(5)


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