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Edition - Bod11507

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1060

Title: The farmer's daughter and the gay ploughboy

First Line: You constant lovers give attention

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp that once [through] Tara's halls

First Line: The harp that once through Tara's halls

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(1155)

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Johnson Ballads 416

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Edition - Bod18304

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church [Yard]


Ballad - Roud Number: V16814

Title: The fisherman's daughter's garland. In three parts

First Line: Sir Thomas, the wealthy, that lived in Kent

References:

ESTC: T35588

Subjects:  Holland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel father

Harding B 4(102)

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Edition - Bod24179

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed in this present Year


Ballad - Roud Number: V17663

Title: The Northern ditty: or, The Scotsman outwitted by the country damsel. To which is added, a second part

First Line: Cold and raw the North did blow

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

References:

ESTC: T206461

Themes:  DeceptionSeductionCourtship - difference in social status

Douce Ballads 3(70a)

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Edition - Bod1581

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Compare the illustration of this fable on p. 129 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tanworth [sic] we hear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24613

Title: The village blacksmith

First Line: Under a spreading chesnut-tree the village smithy stands

Authors:  Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

Themes:  Blacksmiths

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

2806 c.16(12)

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2806 c.16(75a)

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Harding B 11(1705)

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Edition - Bod13954

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew's Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 986

Title: Cupid the pretty plough-boy

First Line: As I walked out one May morning

Themes:  Letter-writingCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V722

Title: We met

First Line: We met, 'twas in a crowd

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

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel mother

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V468

Title: Poor Tom

First Line: Then farewell my trim built wherry

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Wherrymen

Harding B 11(772)

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Edition - Bod20474

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3164) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel parentsPress-gangsSailorsCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Firth b.25(108)

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Harding B 11(3161)

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