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Edition - Bod20234

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Ballad - Roud Number: V7650

Title: Simple Simon

First Line: My name is Simple Simon

Authors:  Sweeny, Sam

Performers:  Burgess, Will

Notes:  Verse and prose

Johnson Ballads 2844

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Edition - Bod12486

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7645

Title: Simon the cellarer

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

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V23531

Title: The miser's man

First Line: Oh, dear, these are shocking hard times

Themes:  MisersServants

Harding B 11(2436)

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Edition - Bod13001

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7649

Title: Simon Brown

First Line: One Simon Brown he went to woo

Tune: Merry month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12766

Title: In the merry days of England

First Line: In the merry days of England

Harding B 11(3523)

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Edition - Bod7580

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13788

Title: Little Nell

First Line: They told him gently she was dead

Authors:  Yonge, Charlotte Mary, 1823-1901

Notes:  Based on an episode in C. Dickens, The Old curiosity shop

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)

Firth b.27(288)

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Edition - Bod1448

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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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 - Bod16116

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Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: The surprising tree of knowledge

First Line: I'm Simon Bore just come from college, my study I pursued s[o] far

Harding B 19(114a)

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod590

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1684

Imprint: Printed Anno Domini, 1684


Ballad - Roud Number: V32898

Title: [A song?] sung before his majesty at New-market

First Line: The golden age is come

Tune: Old Simon the king

References:

ESTC: R229225

Vet. A3 c.28(3)

Notes:  Cropped.


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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 - Bod409

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Date  1712

Imprint: Printed in the Year, 1712


Ballad

Title: An excellent old ballad, made at the restauration of k. Charles II. with a second part to the same tune by a modern hand

First Line: Rebellion has broken up house

Tune: Old Simon the king

4 Delta 260(1)


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Edition - Bod18813

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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Date  [1743]

Notes:  Printed in red ink.


Ballad - Roud Number: V22888

Title: A new bloody ballad on the bloody battle at Dettingen: printed in bloody characters

First Line: Of old Augustus the king

Tune: Old Sir Simon the king

References:

ESTC: N71157

Themes:  Dettingen, Battle of, 1743

Firth b.22(f. 42)

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Edition - Bod24149

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1714]

Ballad

Title: Lord Lovet's reception by the spectators, as he passed through the City, on Thursday March the 19th 1747, to receive his sentence

First Line: As through the City Lord Lovet did pass

Tune: I wish I had never been married, been married

References:

ESTC: N70842

Subjects:  Lovat, Simon Fraser, Baron, 1667-1747

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryCrime - 18th centuryTreason1747

Douce Ballads 3(55b)

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