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Sheet - 2806 c.16(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 807


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15986

Title: I'm a soldier

First Line: I love the sword and bayonet

Themes:  Soldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1401

Title: I wish they'd do it now

First Line: I was born in Tipperary



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 332

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 4861

Title: We are coming sister Mary

First Line: On a stormy night in winter

Themes:  Death



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Sheet - Firth b.25(332)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  Firth c.17(225) is another issue


Ballad

Title: Copy of verses on Drory and Jael Denny

First Line: Within a dungeon I am bewailing

Tune: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

Themes:  Murder - 19th century



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Sheet - Firth b.27(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24889

Title: Caledonian laddy

First Line: Blithe Sandy is a bonny boy

Subjects:  Scotland


3rd 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



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Sheet - Firth b.26(332)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Harding B 11(3491) is another edition. Harding B 11(3491) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 579


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: She lives with her own granny dear

First Line: Cries William, when first come from sea


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14835

Title: Little Dick

First Line: Eawr little Dick is very ill



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 332

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1793

Notes:  Printed on both sides. Verso (ballad: A new song) cannot be filmed as the item is mounted on a larger sheet.

Sheet References:  ESTC: T152660

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V35117

Title: A new song

First Line: Ye Britons so brave, so bold, and so free

Tune: Hearts of oak

Themes:  Liberty


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27033

Title: God save the king!

First Line: Sound trumpets, beat your drums

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820



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Sheet - Harding B 11(332)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls in the village are dressing and gadding


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman



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Sheet - Harding B 13(332)

Imprint Names:  Snell

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad

Title: This is the Gothic hall that Jack built

First Line: And there are the rats, both yellow and brown

Themes:  Parliament



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Sheet - Harding B 18(332)

Imprint Names:  Wehman, H.J.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  1893

Series Identifier: 1351


Ballad - Roud Number: V32740

Title: Keep the home together

First Line: An only son was seated at the bedside of his dad

Authors:  Graham, Charles



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Sheet - Harding B 3(32)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V1845

Title: The cruel knight and the fortunate farmer's daughter

First Line: In famous York city a farmer did dwell

Themes:  Social statusMurderAstrology



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Sheet - 2806 c.18(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V6797

Title: William and Nancy's farewell

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids that have a mind to go



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Sheet - Firth c.12(332)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Slip

Series Identifier: 601


Ballad - Roud Number: V762

Title: The letter

First Line: Dearest lady I must leave thee

Themes:  Letter-writing



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Sheet - 2806 c.17(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 2082

Title: The pilot

First Line: When lightnings pierce the pitchy sky

Themes:  Pilots



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Sheet - Harding B 26(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V30258

Title: Lamentation on Stephen M'Keown for the Forkhill murder

First Line: Young men and maidens attention give while I these lines unfold

Themes:  Murder



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 3(32b)

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Ballad - Roud Number: V9381

Title: The fox chase; or, The hunstman's harmony, by the duke of Buckingham's hounds

First Line: All in a morning fair

References:

ESTC: N70819

Themes:  Hunting



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Sheet - 2806 c.15(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip.
Slip. 5 stanzas


Ballad - Roud Number: V11050

Title: The siege of Derry

First Line: Full many a long winters night, and sultry summers day

Themes:  Londonderry, siege of



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 3(32a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 154

Title: The forlorn lover

First Line: A week before Easter

References:

ESTC: T40031

Themes:  Rejected suitor



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Sheet - Harding B 25(332)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V9304

Title: Careless Billy

First Line: Ye frolicsome sparks of the game, ye misers both wretched and old

Themes:  WealthMerchants



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Sheet - Harding B 16(332b)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V30287

Title: The Greenacres store draper

First Line: Come listen to my song for the fit is on me now

Tune: Dinah Kitty Hannah Maria



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Sheet - Harding B 16(332a)

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Slip

Series Identifier: 174


Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: Grand conversation on Napoleon arose

First Line: It is over that wild beaten track, a friend of old Buonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821



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Sheet - Harding B 15(332b)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  Slip
Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3983).


Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Harding B 17(332b)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Slip.
Slip. Another issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3307A)


Ballad - Roud Number: 347

Title: Whale fishery

First Line: We can no longer stay on shore

Themes:  Whaling



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Sheet - Harding B 17(332a)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Slip. Cropped.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13102

Title: What are you at? What are you after?

First Line: When first I came to London town

Themes:  Countryman in London



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Sheet - Harding B 22(332)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 22(332) lacks the illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4486

Title: A warning to all disobedient children

First Line: Young men and maidens all attend

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentCourtship - difference in social statusSuicide



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Sheet - Firth c.16(332)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1886 and 1917

Notes:  Firth c.16(332) is torn at lower right corner


Ballad - Roud Number: 24484

Title: Three acres and a cow

First Line: You have heard a deal of talk about

Tune: I wish they'd do it now

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryLand tenure



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