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Illustration - 4th Illustration on Bod1916

IconClass Codes:
31B3: Dream
31A233: Kneeling figure
11Q51: Reading the Bible or other religious books
11G41: Guardian angel
41B121(+02): Flame

Illustration - 4th Illustration on Bod674

IconClass Codes:
31E12: Deathbed
41A23: Bedroom
41A7612: Bed with tester
11Q21: One person praying
11Q51: Reading the Bible or other religious books
41C121: Giving drink

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1863

IconClass Codes:
31E12: Deathbed
41A7612: Bed with tester
11Q51: Reading the Bible or other religious books
11P331: Functionaries and dignitaries ~ episcopal Protestant churches
31E112: Assembly of relatives ~ dying person
31E121: Death with faith (peaceful death) versus death without faith (fear of death)
11Q2: (private) prayer; 'Oratione', 'Preghiere', 'Preghiere a Dio' (Ripa)

Sheet - 2806 b.10(121)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Ballad - Roud Number: V7910

Title: Burke's reprieve!

First Line: You sons of old Erin, I pray you draw near then

Tune: Exile of Erin

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians



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Sheet - Harding B 11(121)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 20(6) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 75


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3091

Title: Aunt Betty's days

First Line: Good people give attention and listen to my rhymes

Themes:  WomenSocial statusFashionsTrades


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3847

Title: Banks of the Dee!

First Line: It was summer, so softly the breezes were blowing

Authors:  Tait, John, 1748-1817


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land!

First Line: Happy land: whate'er my fate in life may be



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Sheet - Wood 417(121)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1680]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27242

Title: A congratulation on the happy discovery of the hellish fanatick plot

First Line: Come now let's rejoyce

Tune: Now, now the fight's done

References:

ESTC: R33378



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Sheet - Ashm. G 16(121)

Imprint Names:  Dean, James

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1683

Ballad - Roud Number: V24052

Title: The old new true blew Protestant-plot or Five years sham- plots discovered in one true one

First Line: Now innocent blood's almost forgot

Tune: I told young Jenny I loved her well

References:

ESTC: R33633



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Sheet - Firth b.20(121)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1683

Ballad - Roud Number: V24183

Title: The compleat citt: or, The man of fashion

First Line: Would you be a man of fashion

Tune: Would you be a man of fashion

References:

ESTC: R227603

ESTC: R235714

Subjects:  Cullum, Thomas, 1587-1664Prance, Miles, 1678-1689



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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1119

IconClass Codes:
43C121: Angling

Sheet - Harding B 28(121)

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9296

Title: The match boy

First Line: Ye wealthy and proud, while in splender ye roll

Themes:  Orphans


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3108

Title: Hal the woodman

First Line: Stay traveller, tarry here to-night

Themes:  Kindness



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 121

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V27215

Title: The sailor's dream

First Line: Jack vow'd, old England left behind

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Wood E 25(121)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Ballad - Roud Number: V3020

Title: Cupids golden dart, or; A dainty sonnet here is to be sold

First Line: When Aurora in Azus [sic] was blushing

Tune: Down in an arbour devouted to Venus

References:

ESTC: R227076

Themes:  Love, pleasant



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Sheet - Harding B 12(1)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V1674

Title: All the world at Paris

First Line: Now's the time to change our clime

Performers:  Grimaldi, Joseph, 1778-1837

Subjects:  Paris (France)



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Sheet - Harding B 12(121)

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4665

Title: The watchman

First Line: A watchman I am, and I knows all the round

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Watchmen



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Sheet - Harding B 20(121)

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2667

Title: Old dog Tray

First Line: The morn of life is past

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1306

Title: My own dear home

First Line: Wherever I wander, wherever I stray

Themes:  Marriage



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 121B

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Ballad - Roud Number: V29955

Title: Song of the times. Frightful rises and high prices

First Line: Oh! hear the astounding doleful news

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th century



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Sheet - Wood 401(121)

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Ballad - Roud Number: V13587

Title: The wandring Jews chronicle: or, The old historian his brief declaration ... of each coronation

First Line: When William duke of Normandy

Tune: Our prince is welcome out of Spain

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: S119915

Themes:  JewsHistory



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Sheet - Firth c.20(121)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

1st Ballad

Title: A woman's work is never over

First Line: Come all you married women and listen to my song

Authors:  Fry, Charles

Themes:  Housework


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'd sloe my dear Chloe requested


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1014

Title: Paddy is the boy

First Line: It's some years ago, I very well know

Subjects:  Ireland



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Sheet - Firth c.21(121)

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Ballad - Roud Number: 12612

Title: Nobby head of hair

First Line: You've called on me to sing a song, I'll try what I can do

Themes:  Hair styles



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Sheet - Firth b.34(121)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27656

Title: Garibaldi's visit to England

First Line: You Romans all draw near, says the Green gown lass

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

Themes:  1864


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2983

Title: Paddy's return from Dixey

First Line: I can't tell what the world's about

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13250

Title: The Strand

First Line: For the last three weeks I've been a dodging



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Sheet - Firth c.12(1)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V15425

Title: The blind sailor

First Line: Come never seem to mind it

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors - wounded in battle



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Sheet - Firth b.25(121)

Imprint Names:  Collard, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Date  c.1820

Ballad - Roud Number: V20967

Title: Young Bibo

First Line: For worms when Old Bibo prov'd delicate fare

Themes:  InheritanceGambling



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 121

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22054

Title: The Englishman's wife, God bless her

First Line: A full glass of brandy come fill full for me

Themes:  Women


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16448

Title: Parody; on Love was once a little boy

First Line: I love a little lass, oh dear


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1244

Title: Parody on the Minstrel boy

First Line: The fiddler's boy to the fair has gone


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V18439

Title: Guy Fawkes

First Line: I [sing] a doleful tragedy: Guy Fawkes the prince of sinisters

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there, or the Devil and the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Themes:  Watchmen


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V18590

Title: The sweets of love

First Line: Life with all its fading joys


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2849

Title: Sally and Billy, or the Fatal repulse

First Line: Young Billy went a courting


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V20592

Title: The midnight serenade

First Line: Now when half the world is dreaming


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V31317

Title: A lover's entreaty

First Line: Now your old dad is dreaming, love


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore


12th Ballad - Roud Number: V27488

Title: Parody on 'Isable

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring


13th Ballad - Roud Number: V5948

Title: Very well I did it at the price sir

First Line: When I left my native village to see this jolly town

Themes:  Countryman in London



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Sheet - Firth c.18(121)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V9993

Title: The Kentish garland

First Line: Good people now I pray give ear

Themes:  GhostsBigamy



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Sheet - Firth c.26(121)

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 36


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13773

Title: I'm one of the olden time or \"Fifty years ago\"

First Line: Oh! I was born some years ago


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So my Kathleen you're going to leave me

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp that once through Tara's hall

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

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Subjects:  Ireland



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