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Edition - Bod5329

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-st., Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-st.

Notes:  For another version of the second illustration, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man of war

First Line: It's down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: Brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak to the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Harding B 11(464)

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Edition - Bod981

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: As I went out one evening, all in the month of June

Notes:  Appears also but with a different illustration in Harding B 19(55a). Harding B 19(71b) is another issue with no illustration.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The robber outwitted

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I will [te]ll

Notes:  Appears also, slightly variant, in Harding B 19(55a)

Themes:  Highwaymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7930

Title: Colleen dhas crutha na mho

First Line: It was on a fine summer's morning

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.15(127) and as in Harding B 19(69a) but with a different cut

4th Ballad

Title: The emirants [sic] fareweell [sic]

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V29797

Title: A new song called the Wife's lamentation

First Line: Now girls before you get married

Themes:  Domestic relationsMarriage - women

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A soog [sic] to the oak the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Edition - Bod12101

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1834 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: Farmer's boy

First Line: The sun had set behind the hills

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Firth b.26(370)

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Edition - Bod13048

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: Old oak tree

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Harding B 16(184c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10813

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed & Sold at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough. S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track a friend of bold Buonaparte

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3337

Title: The heart bowed down

First Line: The heart bowed down by weight of woe

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

Harding B 11(1508)

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