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Edition - Bod7500

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 23877

Title: One pound one; or, The contented wife and satisfied husband

First Line: You married people high and low come listen to my song

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Money

Firth b.27(174)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10753

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 777


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull & the taxes

First Line: Here are some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.26(186)

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Firth c.26(220)

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Harding B 14(297)

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Edition - Bod8966

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3 Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16516

Title: Sufferings of the British army in the camp at Sebastopol

First Line: All you who live at home in ease, and sleep on beds of down

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(366)

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Harding B 13(209)

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Edition - Bod14316

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V29814

Title: The London ladies and the Ojibbeway Indians

First Line: What a fuss there is all up and down

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 13(174)

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Johnson Ballads 101

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 101; Imperfect: torn at edges.


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Edition - Bod14353

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1841]

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad

Title: An elegy on the destruction of Astley's Amphitheatre, which was burnt down, on Tuesday, June 8, 1841

First Line: To this sad news pray give attention

Tune: The waggon train

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  1841Fire

Harding B 13(232)

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Edition - Bod14411

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell


Ballad - Roud Number: V29612

Title: Hunt for ever, huzza!

First Line: You Radicals all come listen to me

Tune: Roast beef of old England

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Hunt, Henry, 1773-1835

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryPolitical reform

Harding B 13(324)

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Edition - Bod14422

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1851]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V29962

Title: Dan O'Connell the pride of the Emerald isle

First Line: Attend you brave sons of Hibernia

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Harding B 13(335)

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Edition - Bod14496

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Hill, Printer, Waterloo Rd


Ballad

Title: The fashions of the nineteenth century; or Britons amusement

First Line: Come all you gallant britons wherever you may be

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryPoor lawChurch of EnglandFashionsServants

Harding B 14(155)

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Edition - Bod14578

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the taxes

First Line: Here is some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 14(295)

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Edition - Bod14604

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: John Marks, Printer, 206, Brick Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V7267

Title: The political alphabet for 1855

First Line: A stands for old lord Aberdeen

Tune: The dickey birds

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryReligious controversy - 19th century

Harding B 14(355)

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Edition - Bod14616

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1834?]

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road


Ballad - Roud Number: V20020

Title: Billy Barlow's breeches

First Line: Oh, here's a pretty row

Tune: Hodge and his leather breeches

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Melbourne, William Lamb, Viscount, 1779-1848Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Brougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837Adelaide, Queen dowager, 1792-1849

Harding B 14(85)

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Edition - Bod14804

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V497

Title: Removal of Napoleon's ashes

First Line: Attend, you gallant Britons bold, unto these lines I will unfold

Authors:  Morgan, John

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

Harding B 15(256a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14855

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Notes:  Harding B 15(322a) is another issue. A further issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(579).


Ballad - Roud Number: V16516

Title: The sufferings of the British army in the camp before Sebastopol

First Line: All you who live at home in ease, and sleep on beds of down

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 15(322b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14933

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by J. Hill, 14, Waterloo Road, New Cut


Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling soldier

First Line: I am a soldier blythe and gay

Tune: Rambling sailor

Authors:  Morgan, John

Harding B 16(221a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9130

Imprint Names:  Bathgate, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1847

Imprint: J. Bathgate, Printer, 198, Park Lane, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V29619

Title: The war. What is all this row about?

First Line: Oh, what a glorious row

Tune: The helmet on his brow

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Franco-Prussian war

Firth c.16(120)

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Edition - Bod9135

Imprint Names:  Bathgate, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1847

Imprint: J. Bathgate, Printer, 198 Park Lane, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V29450

Title: The dreadful sufferings in France

First Line: Alas! poor France thou art distracted

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Franco-Prussian war

Firth c.16(125)

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Edition - Bod15587

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.Martin, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Imprint: Printed by Hill, 14, Waterloo Rd. London also, sold by J. Martin, Little Prescott Street


Ballad - Roud Number: 12827

Title: Blow the candle in

First Line: You men and maids attention give and listen unto me

Authors:  Morgan, John

Harding B 17(30a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18258

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V12080

Title: One-pound-one; or, how the money goes

First Line: You married people high and low come listen to my song

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Money

Firth b.27(188)

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Edition - Bod18400

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by J. Hill, Waterloo Road, Lambeth


Ballad - Roud Number: V33046

Title: The Canadian war

First Line: As the rose, the thistle and shamrock together were conversing

Tune: Conversation under the rose

Authors:  Morgan, John

Harding B 16(43a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19097

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road


Ballad

Title: The operative builders

First Line: Attend you Britons all

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Trade unions

Johnson Ballads 1229

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Edition - Bod19213

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1835]

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 14, Waterloo Rd. London


Ballad - Roud Number: V25096

Title: Bobby in office again

First Line: Here I am again and my name is Bob

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Johnson Ballads 1205

Notes:  MS note below imprint: Jan. 1835


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Edition - Bod19215

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road


Ballad - Roud Number: V26650

Title: The countryman in Somers town

First Line: Good people list and you shall hear

Tune: Dumble dum deary

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Countryman in London

Johnson Ballads 1208

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Edition - Bod19216

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 16 Waterloo-road


Ballad - Roud Number: V5615

Title: The countryman's ramble thro' Lambeth

First Line: Good people all that's passing by

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Countryman in London

Johnson Ballads 1209

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Johnson Ballads 1210

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Edition - Bod19228

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road, Lambeth


Ballad - Roud Number: V20751

Title: Lamentation of Billy Barlow on the loss of his rib

First Line: Oh, dear, what can the matter be

Authors:  Morgan, John

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

Themes:  Adultery

Johnson Ballads 1222

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Edition - Bod19239

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed Wholesale & Retail, by W. Taylor, 16, Waterloo Road, Near Humphreys' Riding School


Ballad - Roud Number: V9142

Title: A woman, dear woman for me

First Line: Give attention both married and single

Tune: Gallant hussar

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Women

Johnson Ballads 1233

Notes:  Slip


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