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Edition - Bod3982

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1823

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing serjeant

First Line: If I had a beau, for a soldier would go

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Women soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7323

Title: The shady bowers

First Line: I'll range around the shady bowers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4525

Title: The ramble

First Line: Twas at midsummer's tide, no matter the day

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V151

Title: Amoret and Phyllis

First Line: Sweet Phyllis well met, the sun is just set

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V17321

Title: Lullaby

First Line: Peaceful slumbr'ing on the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V9084

Title: A favourite pastoral

First Line: Flocks are sporting, doves are courting

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V906

Title: The Cambrian minstrel boy

First Line: Through Cambria's sweet valleys I stray

Performers:  Longhurst, Master

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V189

Title: The beautiful maid

First Line: When absent from her my soul holds most dear

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V14059

Title: Is not it a pity

First Line: I lov'd a lad, a handsome lad

Performers:  Tonstall, Miss

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4973

Title: The happy shepherd

First Line: With the sun I rise at morn

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V3501

Title: Home

First Line: I was courted by a young man who did me betray

Tune: Sweet, sweet home

Authors:  C., J.

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V540

Title: Lowland Mary

First Line: Flow'ry spring has deck'd the dale

Authors:  C., J.

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V3242

Title: Sweet Mary of the dale

First Line: As blythe I tript the other morn

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V17283

Title: The fairy. A midnight madrigal

First Line: Fairest of the virgin train

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The garden gate, a favourite song

First Line: The day was spent, the moon shone bright

Themes:  Marriage

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair. A new song

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V5473

Title: Where roses wild

First Line: Where roses wild were blooming

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V3111

Title: The willow tree

First Line: Don't you remember the vows to tender

Johnson Ballads fol. 17

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 17A is damaged and the title is cut off


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Johnson Ballads fol. 17A

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 17A is damaged and the title is cut off


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Edition - Bod1817

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1988

Title: A lesson for all true Christians

First Line: All you whose minds be high & heavenly bent

Tune: Letter for a Christian family

Authors:  C., J.

Notes:  An alphabet.

Themes:  Religion

4o Rawl. 566(99)

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Edition - Bod55

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28049

Title: The green bag

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

Tune: The knighterrant

Notes:  Appears also in Johnson Ballads fol. 120 but with a different second ballad

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31318

Title: Sweet Caroline, Me Store

First Line: As I walked down the Greenwich road one evening in June

Authors:  C., J.

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

Johnson Ballads 854

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Edition - Bod18580

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The lamplighter's poem

First Line: \"A merry Christmas to you all\"

Authors:  C., J.

Notes:  With quotations from Shakespeare

Themes:  ChristmasLamplighters

Harding B 37(11)

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Harding B 37(41)

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Edition - Bod19247

Imprint Names:  Burn, J.H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1839

Imprint: Ten copies printed for Islington collectors impensis J.H. Burn, June, 1839

Notes:  \"Inscription recording a local tradition, on Cranch's festivous tankard, presented to J. Scott, landlord of the Old Queen's Head, Islington.\"


Ballad

Title: Queen's Head, Islington

First Line: Here liv'd Elizabeth Tudor, who ('tis said)

Authors:  C., J.

Notes:  Not strictly a ballad. An inscription on a tankard recording a local tradition. Printed for private circulation

Themes:  Taverns

Johnson Ballads 1241

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Edition - Bod14682

Imprint Names:  Neesom

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Neesom, Printer, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V11219

Title: I will not sigh for courtly halls

First Line: I will not sigh for courtly halls

Authors:  Savage, C.J.

Harding B 15(142b)

Notes:  Slip


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