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Edition - Bod4180

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary of the silvery tide

First Line: Its of a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

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.27(202)

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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 - Bod18122

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21270

Title: Wife's lamentation

First Line: Ten years ago I married a man but such a drunken sot

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2339

Title: Heather Jock

First Line: Heather Jock's noo awa

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: Brave old oak

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

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Firth b.27(35)

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Edition - Bod4695

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Watts, 14, Snow Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3906

Title: Can she be happy now

First Line: She's deck'd with gold and jewel rare

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5272

Title: Is there a heart that never lov'd

First Line: Is there a heart that never lov'd

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: Tis last rose of summer

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2168

Title: Irish Molly O!

First Line: As I walked out one morning all in the month of may

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1657

Title: My master's gun

First Line: I'm a 'prentice boy, my name is bob

Themes:  Apprentices

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V196

Title: My beautiful Rhine

First Line: How sweet 'tis to wander

Themes:  Rhine, river

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2647

Title: Twas nature's gay day

First Line: 'Twas nature's gay day, bright smiling May day

Themes:  May day

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5569

Title: Far over land

First Line: Far over land

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 949

Title: The storm

First Line: Cease rude boreas blusterous railer

Authors:  Stevens, George Alexander, 1710-1784

Themes:  Naval

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: My gentle mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood that I remember well

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V11620

Title: The pride of old Kentucky

First Line: Twas a sultry day, I guess

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V7887

Title: Bright jewel of my eye

First Line: I've courted damsels brown and fair

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 6915

Title: My mamma did so before me

First Line: I am a brisk and lively lass

14th 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

15th Ballad

Title: For thee [...]

First Line: For thee [...]

Firth b.28(35)

Notes:  Imperfect; torn lower right corner. Stamped: Bodleian Library, Percy Manning Collection, 1917. Large format



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