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Edition - Bod18955

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed by J. Butler, High Street, Worcester

Notes:  Caption of illustration: Fama Volat. [Flying Fame]


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: The wandering prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town, for ten years wars

Notes:  See Simpson for the association of the tune \"Flying fame,\" alluded to in the cut, with the tune \"Queen Dido, or Troy Town\"

References:

ESTC: T192597

Subjects:  Aeneas, Prince of Troy

Harding B 5(77)

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Edition - Bod738

Imprint Names:  Wright, John

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1667

Imprint: Printed at London for I. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: A proper new ballad, intituled The wandring prince of Troy

First Line: When as Troy towne, for ten yeares wars

Tune: Queen Dydo

References:

ESTC: R219577

Themes:  Trojan wars

Wood 402(2, 3)

Notes:  Torn at lower edge. Pen drawing on right side. MS inscription (in French) on reverse, bleeding through. Reference: STC 24293.7


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Edition - Bod24087

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: An excellent new ballad, of fair Hellen of Greece, and Paris prince of Troy, &c

First Line: Of Greece and Troy, I shall you tell

References:

ESTC: N70817

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literature

Douce Ballads 3(27b)

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Edition - Bod24268

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent ballad, entituled The wandering prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town had for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literature

Douce Ballads 4(35)

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Johnson Ballads 2962

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Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod1885

IconClass Codes:
25A4(TROY): Maps of cities (with NAME)
25A4(LONDON): Maps of cities (with NAME)

Edition - Bod20282

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20619

Title: Time enough yet

First Line: A term full as long as the siege of old Troy

Johnson Ballads 2917a

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Edition - Bod18373

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church Yard, Bow Lane, London

Notes:  Compare the illustration of Douce Ballads 3(102b)


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent old ballad, entitled The wandering prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town had for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido

References:

ESTC: T192595

Subjects:  Aeneas, Prince of Troy

Harding B 5(76)

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Edition - Bod23992

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold [by] the booksellers of Pye-corner and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: [The wandering prince of Troy]

First Line: [When Troy town for ten years wars]

Tune: Queen Dido

References:

ESTC: R235765

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literature

Mus. 1 c.118(6a)

Notes:  Imperfect; lacks title and first and thirteenth stanzas. Douce Ballads 3(102b) is another edition.


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Edition - Bod934

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J Conyers at the black Raven in Duck lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V24730

Title: The matchless murder

First Line: Come and assist my trembling pen

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R1817

Themes:  Murder

Wood E 25(98)

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Edition - Bod16789

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly Printer South Main Street Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: V20712

Title: The banks of sweet Loughrea

First Line: I am as poor a distressed maid as ever yet was known

Themes:  Love, unfortunateHelen of Troy

Harding B 26(29)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20295

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The Trojan ghosts, a new song

First Line: We are told that old Troy by the Grecian's was sack'd

Tune: Derry Down

Themes:  Petersfield, Hampshire (England)

Johnson Ballads 2932A

Notes:  MS annotation of title: This tradition is considerably farced by the fact, that a family of the name of Hector still exists in the Borough, who are distinguished by their close alliance with the successors of Priam, who was Lord of the Borough


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Edition - Bod5199

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High Holbourn

Notes:  Mus. 1 c.118(6a) is another edition. Compare the illustration of Harding B 5(76).


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent ballad, entitul'd, The wandring prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido

References:

ESTC: R213662

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literatureDido and Aeneas

Douce Ballads 3(102b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 266

Titles:
The banks of Cludy [sic]
The banks of Claudy
Banks of Claudy

First Lines:
T'was one summer's morning, all in the month of May
As I roved out one morning all in the monh [sic] of May
It was one summer's morning, in the pleasant month of May

Subjects:
Troy
Spain

Themes:
Soldiers
Lovers reunited

Edition - Bod1885

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. VeWright [sic], and I. Clarke


Ballad

Title: The Greeks and Trojans wars

First Line: Of Greece and Troy I shall you tell

Tune: A conscionable caveat

References:

ESTC: R174389

Themes:  Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Politics and government - 17th centuryClassical literaturePolitics and government - Ireland, 17th century

4o Rawl. 566(184)

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Edition - Bod912

Imprint Names:  Oliver, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for E. Oliver, at the Golden Key on Snow-hill, over against St. Sepulchres-Church


Ballad - Roud Number: V29851

Title: The fair maid of Dunsore's lamentation

First Line: All you that ever heard the name

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R218303

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Wood E 25(71)

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Edition - Bod14196

Imprint Names:  M., J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1682

Imprint: London, Printed for the author, J.M. 1682


Ballad - Roud Number: V24730

Title: Murther unparalel'd: or an Account of the bloudy murther of Thomas Thyn, esq; on Sunday the 12th. of February 1682

First Line: Come and assist my trembling pen

Tune: Troy town

Authors:  M., J.

References:

ESTC: R17056

Subjects:  Thynne, Thomas, 1648-1682

Themes:  Murder - 17th century

Ashm. G 15(48)

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Wood 276a(543)


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Edition - Bod18709

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1661]

Imprint: London, printed for F.G. on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V34791

Title: Misery to bee lamented: or, A doleful relation of the sad accident which befell Lawrence Cawthorn

First Line: All you that spend your precious times

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R41504

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  WondersBurial1661Crime - 17th centuryTradesmen

Wood 401(185)

Notes:  Wood 401(185); MS. date: 1661.


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Harding B 39(68)

Notes:  Harding B 39(68) is a photograph of Wood 401(185). Harding B 39(68) is a photograph of Wood 401(185).


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Edition - Bod23505

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in West Smithfield


Ballad

Title: The London damsels fate by unjust tyrany: or, The rash lover

First Line: All you that unto marriage tend

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R227240

Themes:  Lovers partedSuicide

Douce Ballads 1(117b)

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Edition - Bod23931

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1680

Imprint: London, Printed for T. Vere, at the Sign of the Angel in Guiltspur-street, 1680


Ballad - Roud Number: V1905

Title: [The midwi]ves ghost

First Line: To speak of murthers that have been committed in our sphear of late

Tune: When Troy town

References:

ESTC: R41502

Themes:  Ghosts

Douce Ballads 2(267a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn top left corner, lacking part of title


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Edition - Bod12611

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: Bewildered maid, or, Slow broke the light

First Line: Slow broke the light, and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Cludy [sic]

First Line: T'was one summer's morning, all in the month of May

Subjects:  SpainTroy

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: 'Twas down in a valley, a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

Harding B 11(266)

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Edition - Bod18716

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright

Notes:  With: A list of the most considerable towns and places ruin'd and destroyed by the dreadful earth-quake and eruptions. Harding B 39(74) is a photograph of Wood 401(199).


Ballad - Roud Number: V30209

Title: Mount AEtna's flames. Or, The Sicilian wonder

First Line: Come hear a wonder, people all

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R41523

Subjects:  SicilyMount Aetna (Italy)

Themes:  Volcanoes

Wood 401(199)

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Harding B 39(74)

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Edition - Bod933

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  1681

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger, 1681

Notes:  The fourth woodcut appears in complete form in: Firth b.20(25) and Wood 401(179).


Ballad - Roud Number: V20534

Title: A new wonder: or A strange and true account from Shrewsbury of a dreadful storm ... on the 4th of May last, 1681, at or about mid-night

First Line: It is well known for some years past

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R180909

Subjects:  Shrewsbury (England)

Themes:  Wonders1681

Wood E 25(97)

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