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Performer - Francis, James

Also known as:  James Francis

Author - Bennoch, Francis, 1812-1890

Also known as:  Francis Bennock

Author - Eastlack, Francis F., b.1833

Also known as:  Francis F. Eastlack

Author - Janvier, Francis de Haes

Also known as:  Francis de Haes Janvier

Author - Vousden, Francis Valentine, 1862-1905

Also known as:  Valentine Vousden

Sheet - Douce Prints S 9(p. 217)

Imprint Names:  Baldwin, C. and R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [between 1804 and 1810]

Notes:  MS. notes by Francis Douce With additions in MS by Francis Douce


Ballad - Roud Number: V1529

Title: On the horse and lamb in the Middle Temple

First Line: A wit, tho' somewhat malapert

Authors:  W., S.

Themes:  Courts and law



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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod22433

IconClass Codes:
11H(FRANCIS): Founder of the Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans), Francis(cus) of Assisi; possible attributes: book, crucifix, lily, skull, stigmata

Sheet - Harding B 16(59c)

Imprint Names:  Watson, H.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  [1817]

Notes:  MS annotations give the date and the identity of the subject, Mr. Francis Ewart Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V11373

Title: The corn-factor's dream

First Line: A corn factor sly, as the story is told

Subjects:  Ewart, Francis

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPrices



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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10218

Titles:
Loss of the ship Francis Spede, dreadful sufferings of the crew

First Lines:
You landsmen and you seamen bold

Themes:
Cannibalism

Edition - Bod18151

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a paragraph endorsing Francis Jeffrey and the Edinburgh Review, signed W.G.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30582

Title: Song. Francis Jeffrey

First Line: Oh! Jeffrey, welcome to your town

Tune: Johnny Cope

Subjects:  Jeffrey, Francis, 1773-1850

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Edinburgh (Scotland), 1831?Edinburgh Review, The

Harding B 27(10)

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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod11414

IconClass Codes:
51E11: Freedom, Liberty; 'Libertà' (Ripa)
61B2(Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844): Historical person (with NAME)
44C3: Politics

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11373

Titles:
The corn-factor's dream

First Lines:
A corn factor sly, as the story is told

Subjects:
Ewart, Francis

Themes:
Prices
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1315

Titles:
The reformers triumph

First Lines:
Come joln [sic] your king he'll be your friend

Subjects:
Scotland
Jeffrey, Francis, 1773-1850

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7473

Titles:
Execution of Francis Warne, for the murder of Amelia Blunt

First Lines:
Behold a sad and wretched man

Themes:
Domestic strife
Murder
Romford (England)
1864

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V853

Titles:
The white cliffs of Albion

First Lines:
On the white cliffs of Albion, as musing I stood

Subjects:
Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844
Cartwright, John, 1740-1824

Themes:
Political reform
Patriotism
Liberty

Edition - Bod15710

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: [Sanderson], Edinburgh


Ballad

Title: The loss of the Francis Spaight

First Line: Ye landsmen all, on you I call, and gallant seamen too

Themes:  Cannibalism

Firth c.12(97)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Harding B 17(172a)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod15795

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1789 and 1820

Imprint: [G. Thompson, Printer]


Ballad

Title: Rev. Mr. Maguire

First Line: You sons of fame, who fcel [sic] my pain

Subjects:  Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872

2806 c.17(358)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(314).


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Edition - Bod16033

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30734

Title: Lines on the execution of Francis Hynes

First Line: He is dead in Limerick jail

Authors:  Hanley, P.

Themes:  Executions

Harding B 26(359)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18512

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Our heroes

First Line: Cheers! cheers, for our heroes!

Authors:  Janvier, Francis de Haes

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865

Harding B 31(53)

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Edition - Bod18172

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, 243, High Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V30239

Title: Hurrah! for Francis Jeffrey!

First Line: Come, ye electors, ane an' a'

Tune: Whistle o'er the lave o't

Subjects:  Jeffrey, Francis, 1773-1850Dundas, William, 1762-1845

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Edinburgh (Scotland), 1831?Edinburgh Review, The

Harding B 27(36)

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Edition - Bod21083

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr, Exchange, St, Dub


Ballad - Roud Number: V20458

Title: A devine [sic] pome [sic] written on saint Francis founder of the Ordek [sic] of thb [sic] cord

First Line: Oh, Jesus you are my jewel my cheiefest [sic] only joy

Subjects:  Francis, of Assisi, Saint

2806 b.9(47)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(73)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.9(32)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(130)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2098a

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2099a

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2100a

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2186b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2221d

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2238b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 3242

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23218

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1840]

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad

Title: The lamentation of Francis Courvoisier, for the murder of lord William Russell

First Line: As I walked down by the walls of Newgate

Subjects:  Russell, William, Lord, 1767-1840Courvoisier, Francis, d. 1840

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryMurder - 19th century1840

Harding B 14(201)

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