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Edition - Bod166

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1880

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, no. 6, St Andrew's lane, Glasgow

Notes:  At bottom, a list of new songs.


Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: The maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens! ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Firth b.27(253)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod6574

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, High-street, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens, ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32869

Title: There's none but a fool

First Line: There's none but a fool will wed on a sudden

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth b.25(225)

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Harding B 11(780)

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Edition - Bod6962

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Jas. Catnach, Monmouth-Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The mountain maid

First Line: The mountain maid from her bow'r has hied

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

Notes:  The text is reprinted elsewhere on the sheet.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1251

Title: Ere around the huge oak

First Line: Ere around the huge oak that o'ershadows yon mill

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teutchland I came with my light wares all laden

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8085

Title: Love's labour lost

First Line: Young love in a transport exclaim'd

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2897

Title: On banks of blushing roses

First Line: Young Pleasure like a swain array'd

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V12869

Title: Irish melody

First Line: O the days are gone by when beauty bright

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2068

Title: Country sports

First Line: Happy is a country life

Themes:  Rural society

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin that city of riches and fame

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3588

Title: March to the battle field

First Line: March to the battlefield

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V13839

Title: Sing to love a roundelay

First Line: Oh, love is the fairy power

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: My native land, good-night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V7380

Title: Jamie of Dundee

First Line: I canna like ye, gentle sir

Edition - Bod8999

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, ... street, Glasgow ... Saturday, February 4, 1871


Ballad - Roud Number: V7805

Title: The field of Waterloo

First Line: Stop: for thy tread is on an empire's dust!

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Firth c.14(35)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod14623

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer & Stationer, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 548


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V181

Title: Goodbye Biddy dear

First Line: Here I am an Irish boy

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12155

Title: All that glitters is not gold

First Line: In this world of care and trouble

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

2806 b.10(77)

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Firth c.26(281)

Notes:  Firth c.26(281); Imperfect: imprint erased.


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Edition - Bod9987

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15513

Title: Going out to market

First Line: Once I was never satisfied with how the cash was laid out

Themes:  MoneyDomestic economyShopkeepersPoliceSex role

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Loch-na-garr

First Line: Away, ye gay landscapes, ye garden of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Firth c.20(123)

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Harding B 11(1350)

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Edition - Bod18285

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23459

Title: The tooth ache

First Line: The other night I went to bed

Themes:  Toothache

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Firth b.27(74)

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Edition - Bod12494

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The merry Swiss boy

First Line: Come, arouse thee, arouse thee, my brave Swiss boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7200

Title: The Swiss maid

First Line: Come haste thee, come, haste thee, my bonny Swiss maid

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: O no, we never mention her

First Line: O no, we never mention her

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Notes:  Four stanzas only

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1076

Title: Follow the drum

First Line: 'Twas in the merry month of May

Firth b.27(241)

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Harding B 11(2417)

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Edition - Bod6485

Imprint Names:  Conolly, C.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Imprint: Dublin. Printed and Published by C. Conolly, 36, Camden- Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20649

Title: The adieu

First Line: We'll miss her at the morning hour

Authors:  Landon, Miss

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25306

Title: What is fancy?

First Line: What is fancy? can it fly

Authors:  Power, R.

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: The minstrel boy

First Line: The minstrel boy to the war is gone

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V20789

Title: Farewell to the love that was aching for you

First Line: Farewell to the love that was aching for you

Authors:  Power, R.

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V31164

Title: O, Erin, the land of the fair and the bold

First Line: Fair lake, whose bright crystal of beautiful waters

Authors:  Collard, W.F.

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V12335

Title: All that's bright must fade

First Line: All that's bright must fade

Authors:  Moore

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1625

Title: Here we meet too soon to part

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 24928

Title: The Bay of Biscay, O

First Line: Loud roar'd the dreadful thunder

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812

Themes:  Shipwreck

9th Ballad

Title: For glory and for liberty

First Line: Hail to the brave! and hail to the land!

Authors:  Richardson, D.L.

Themes:  War

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V8480

Title: Mr. Barney O'Bother

First Line: When first I was married to Katty O'Connor

Themes:  Irish

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V3508

Title: How sweet are the moments when Fanny is nigh

First Line: How sweet are the moments when Fanny is nigh me

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V8953

Title: Love's gay garland's intertwine

First Line: Spring will not last, Oh! maiden mine

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V3131

Title: Oh! blame not the bard

First Line: Oh! blame not the bard, if he fly to the bowers

Themes:  Irish

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V11196

Title: The soldier's last sigh

First Line: The trumpet may summon the soldier away

Authors:  Belchambers

Themes:  Irish

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V6387

Title: Where the grassy turf

First Line: Where the grassy turf, o'erhung with willow

Themes:  May day

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V6282

Title: The Irish school

First Line: Old Teddy O'Rook kept a nice little school

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Irish

17th Ballad

Title: Farewell

First Line: Farwell; if ever fondest prayer

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V7596

Title: Though I'm now a very little lad

First Line: Though I'm now a very little lad

Tune: White cockade

Performers:  Malcolm, Miss

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V7810

Title: Battle of Waterloo

First Line: There was a sound of revelry by night

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 1295

Title: What can a young lassie do wi' an auld man

First Line: What can a young lassie, what shall a young lassie

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 1240

Title: Old Towler

First Line: Bright chanticleer proclaims the dawn

Themes:  Hunting

22nd Ballad

Title: The widow's story

First Line: I left my friends their game to play

Authors:  Furlong

Themes:  Hunting

Edition - Bod6247

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The second illustration is from The life and death of St. George, the noble champion of England (Aldermary Church Yard, London)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: Light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V18405

Title: With a jolly full bottle

First Line: With a jolly full bottle let each man be arm'd

Themes:  Drinking

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1789

Title: 'Tis I that love her best

First Line: The gentle stars are peeping

5th Ballad

Title: The happy home

First Line: There's not a home, a home like mine

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V5287

Title: Home of my heart

First Line: I breathe once more my native air

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle liv'd near Killarney

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 24348

Title: Bonny prince Charlie

First Line: Cam' ye by Athol braes, lad with the phillabeg

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V3024

Title: Under the walnut tree

First Line: Under the walnut tree dance with me

Themes:  Dancing

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V20166

Title: Upbraid me not!

First Line: Upbraid me not! I little heed

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V21239

Title: Matrimonial miseries

First Line: Some married men boast of their true happy state

Themes:  Marriage

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V367

Title: Let us be happy together

First Line: Come, let us be happy together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: The minstrel boy

First Line: The minstrel boy to the wars has gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V703

Title: Gloomy winter's now awa'

First Line: Gloomy winter's now awa'

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: Harry Bluff when a boy, left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: Ratcatcher's daughter

First Line: In Westminster, not long ago, there lived a ratcatcher's daughter

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possessed of great beauty

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V9583

Title: A lady in a crinoline

First Line: A lady with a crinoline was walking down a street

Themes:  Crinolines

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 326

Title: My boy Tammy

First Line: Oh where hae ye been a' the day, my boy Tammy?

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V18888

Title: The woodland hallo

First Line: In our cottage, that peeps from the skirts of the wood

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V284

Title: A famous man was Robin Hood

First Line: A famous man was Robin Hood

Themes:  Rob Roy

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope told a flattering tale

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V8949

Title: The gay coalheaver

First Line: 'Twas a dark cloudy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V5485

Title: The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

26th Ballad - Roud Number: V344

Title: Cheer for the pilots

First Line: The sturdy pilots put to sea

Themes:  Pilots

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V19489

Title: When the wind blows

First Line: When the wind blows

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V3545

Title: When the moon her light discloses

First Line: When the moon her light discloses

29th Ballad - Roud Number: 2821

Title: I've been roaming

First Line: I've been roaming, I've been roaming

30th Ballad - Roud Number: V8869

Title: Love and friendship

First Line: Away, light vows of woman's love

Themes:  Friendship

31st Ballad - Roud Number: V17063

Title: That melody enchants my soul

First Line: That melody enchants my soul

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34735

Title: 'Tis very sweet to love thee, maiden

First Line: 'Tis very sweet to love thee, maiden, very sweet to woo

33rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15436

Title: Fill the goblet again

First Line: Fill the goblet again! for I never before

Themes:  Drinking

34th Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: Last rose of summer

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

35th Ballad - Roud Number: V7111

Title: A beau I had once on a time

First Line: A beau I had once on a time

36th Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Bonny bunch of roses

First Line: By the danger of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

37th Ballad - Roud Number: V5806

Title: Away, my bounding steed, away!

First Line: Away! my bounding steed, away!

38th Ballad - Roud Number: V13123

Title: Last words of Marmion

First Line: The war, that for a space did fail

39th Ballad - Roud Number: V1660

Title: Here in cool grot

First Line: Here, in cool grot and mossy cell

40th Ballad - Roud Number: V15600

Title: There's room enough for all

First Line: What need of all this fuss and strife

41st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah, the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous Flora

42nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: Maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

43rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp of Tara's hall

First Line: The harp that once thro' Tara's hall

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

44th Ballad - Roud Number: V1507

Title: King of the forest glade

First Line: Oh, I am the child of the forest wild

45th Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of love

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain!

46th Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

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