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Edition - Bod2324

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union St., Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 157


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7647

Title: Simon Grey

First Line: Simon Grey was sixty-two

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17123

Title: Paddy's wedding

First Line: Sure won't you hear what roaring cheer

Themes:  Weddings

Harding B 11(3524)

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Edition - Bod12057

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 845


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2841

Title: Sally, come up

First Line: Massa's gone to town de news to hear

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7645

Title: Old Simon the cellarer

First Line: Old Simon, the cellarer, keeps a rare store

Authors:  Bellamy, W.H. (William Henry)

2806 c.13(24)

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Harding B 11(3402)

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Edition - Bod1448

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1800?]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3563

Title: The rush-light

First Line: Sir Solomon Simons, when he did wed

Performers:  Bannister, John, 1760-1836

Harding B 22(257)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18257

Imprint Names:  Crome, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Date  c.1817

Imprint: Crome Printer


1st Ballad

Title: The times

First Line: Oh, England oh England thy glory is fled

Themes:  Trade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8434

Title: Sheffield jubilee

First Line: Simon Moak and Sally Bray

Harding B 28(242)

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Edition - Bod13926

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 484


1st Ballad

Title: The cottage and mill

First Line: Have you seen the new cottage, just built by the squire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7645

Title: Simon the cellarer

First Line: Old Simon, the cellarer, keeps a rare store

Authors:  Bellamy, W.H. (William Henry)

Themes:  Wine

Harding B 11(703)

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Edition - Bod4090

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1827

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Carey's Court, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: Truisms or Incontrovertible facts

First Line: I'm Simon Bore, just come from college

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14329

Title: Merrily oh

First Line: Merrily every bosom boundeth

Harding B 28(124)

Notes:  MS note below the title of \"Merrily Oh.\": Tyrolean Song of Liberty.


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Edition - Bod5532

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printerand [sic] Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(89b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3563

Title: The farthing rushlight

First Line: Sir Solomon Simons when he did wed

2806 c.18(110)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth b.34(109)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(89a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(634)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3048

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod416

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1842

Ballad - Roud Number: V1297

Title: The trip to Tiptree; or, A lover's triumph

First Line: Youn' Simon ov Tiptree, a noice steady lad was he

Tune: The tee-totaller

Authors:  Clark, Charles, 1806-1880

Notes:  Dated Great Totham Hall, near Tiptree, Essex, February, 1842. In Essex dialect

2805 c.6(16)


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Johnson Ballads 1734V

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Edition - Bod12294

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1832

Ballad - Roud Number: V7651

Title: Lines on the death of Mr. Simon Armstrong, who died on Sunday, January 8, 1832 aged 32

First Line: And art thou gone!

Authors:  Boag, William

Notes:  Dated Newcastle, 1832

Harding B 11(2145)

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Edition - Bod7237

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitt's Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: Incontrovertible facts

First Line: I'm Simon Bore just come from college

Performers:  Mathews, Charles, 1776-1835

Themes:  Education

Firth b.28(45)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(898)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9961

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(89a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3563

Title: The farthing rushlight

First Line: Sir Solomon Simons when he did wed

Harding B 16(89b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18247

Imprint Names:  Crome, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Date  c.1817

Imprint: Crome, Printer, Sheffield


1st Ballad

Title: Derbyshire politicians

First Line: You may boast of your Johnsons, you wise men of college

Subjects:  Derbyshire (England)

Themes:  EducationGeography

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8434

Title: Sheffield jubilee

First Line: Simon Moak and Sally Bray

Themes:  FairsDrunkenness - women

Harding B 28(229)

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Edition - Bod20543

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1842

Ballad - Roud Number: V1297

Title: The trip to Tiptree; or, A lover's triumph

First Line: Young Simon of Tiptree, a nice steady lad was he

Tune: The tee-totaller

Authors:  Clark, Charles, 1806-1880

Notes:  Dated Tiptree Heath, July, 1842

2805 c.6(18)

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Johnson Ballads 1734W

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Edition - Bod21970

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7646

Title: Death of Simon Byrne

First Line: Mourn Erin's sons your hero brave

Themes:  Prizefighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4281

Title: There's brighter days in store

First Line: Don't talk of life's troubles with sad rueful face

Tune: Rory O'More

2806 c.16(39)

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Harding B 13(336)

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Edition - Bod6963

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy & Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V452

Title: Do you ever think of me love

First Line: Do you ever think of me, love?

Themes:  SailorsNaval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow over mountain

First Line: Follow, follow over mountain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: Incontrovertible facts

First Line: I'm Simon Bore just come from college

Themes:  Education

Firth b.26(12)

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Harding B 11(967)

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Edition - Bod3690

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund Street, Birmingham

Notes:  The illustration may be from the chapbook of Simple Simon.


Ballad - Roud Number: V15527

Title: The race horse

First Line: See the course throng'd with gazers, the spoots [sic] are begun

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 25(1587)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1843

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [c.1835]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. King, St. Peter's-le-Bailey, Oxford ... Sold also by J. Simons, 123, London-street, Reading

Notes:  Two titles attached. From the collection of F. Madan, Brasenose College. Large format


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The fair maid of Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: \"God save the king\". For his majesty, William the IVth

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25658

Title: The new-mown hay

First Line: 'Twas in the morn when sweets disclose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down o'er the Baltic's broad billow

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh, no, we never mention her

First Line: Oh, no, we never mention her

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: With my village fair what lass can compare

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Ywas [sic] one cold winter's night, when the wind

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Jack Stedfast

First Line: Jack Stedfast and I were both messmates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: Where the lads of the village shall merrily ah

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: The broken pitcher

First Line: O where are you going so fast, pretty maid

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: Oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7561

Title: The pretty milkman

First Line: At dawn of day, when other folks

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Judy Callaghan

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my gay Swiss boy

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