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Sheet - Firth b.27(352)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 144


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11131

Title: Have faith in one another

First Line: Have faith in one another, when ye meet in friendships' name


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9904

Title: Three legged stool

First Line: I love it, I love it, don't think I'm a fool

Themes:  Domestic violenceWorking class



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Sheet - Harding B 11(352)

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Notes:  Firth b.26(38) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5898

Title: Boatman dance

First Line: De boatman dance, de boatmen sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6383

Title: Where is my lover

First Line: Oh, where is my lover where can he be

Themes:  Unrequited love



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Sheet - 2806 c.17(352)

Imprint Names:  Rosson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Middlewich

Ballad - Roud Number: V6320

Title: Proper subjects for the treading mill

First Line: Though I'm a simple country lad

Subjects:  Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850



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Sheet - Firth b.26(352)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 573


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8745

Title: What a sight for a mother?

First Line: Good people I am sure you'll pity my woes

Themes:  Family life


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15916

Title: Roast beef of old England

First Line: When mighty roast beef was Englishman's food

Authors:  Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754

Themes:  PatriotismTimes



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Sheet - Harding B 14(352)

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Ballad - Roud Number: V6845

Title: The new social & political alphabet

First Line: I am going to sing a ditty upon the present tune

Tune: Old woman's sayings

Subjects:  Frederick III, German Emperor, 1831-1888Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910Louise Caroline Alberta, Princess, 1848-1939Goschen, George Joachim Goschen, Viscount, 1831-1907Orton, Arthur, 1834-1898

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th century



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Sheet - Harding B 13(352)

Imprint Names:  Harkness

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 12(241) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 156


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3534

Title: Reform and repeal! or The English Radicals' plea for Ireland

First Line: Ye working men of England

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th centuryHome Rule - Ireland


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1967

Title: The sailor's last adieu

First Line: My dear, take this letter -- the last I shall send

Themes:  Letter-writingSailors - death in battle



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Sheet - Firth b.25(352)

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V159

Title: Bachelor's wants

First Line: Come all you single women, if you wish [to] change your life

Authors:  Youd, J.

Themes:  Marriage - menDomestic economy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V303

Title: The Caledonian maid

First Line: Oh say ye virgins, have you seen

Subjects:  Scotland



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Sheet - Firth c.16(352)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3809

Title: Sunday trading riot

First Line: Oh, my friends, have you heard of this terrible job

Tune: Vilikins and his Dinah

Themes:  Sunday


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4921

Title: Jimmie. (A parody on Minnie)

First Line: When my spirits are high, if I've cash in my cly



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Sheet - Firth c.14(352)

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Ballad - Roud Number: V4989

Title: Christmas wih [sic] old friends at home

First Line: Come my friends we will be merry

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 18(352)

Imprint Names:  Johnson, J.H.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  c.1860

Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: Mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy and wet

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Harding B 3(52)

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

Ballad - Roud Number: 3982

Title: Robin Hood and the jolly tinker

First Line: In summer-time when leaves grow green

Tune: In summer time

References:

ESTC: T169277

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)



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Sheet - Firth c.12(352)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V21149

Title: The British flag

First Line: Your slack jaw belay, if you ask Jack's opinion

Themes:  Naval



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 3(52a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9899

Title: Tragical history of king Lear and his three daughters

First Line: A certain great king once did rule over this land

References:

ESTC: N70838

Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616



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Sheet - Harding B 26(352)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V28143

Title: A new song on the liberation of W. O'Brien from Tullamore jail

First Line: The chains are broken again, he's free

Themes:  Prisons



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 3(52b)

Imprint Names:  Lane, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Ballad - Roud Number: 11

Title: The lady's policy; or, The baffled knight

First Line: There was a knight got drunk with wine

References:

ESTC: N70839



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Sheet - Harding B 25(352)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V27132

Title: Catalogue of odd fish

First Line: Your mirth to increase I've a wish



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Sheet - Harding B 15(352a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3883

Title: The voyage to glory

First Line: All hands on board the captain cries

Attributation: 

Authors: 

Performance Locations: 

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1461) and Harding B 11(2371)

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Sheet - Harding B 15(352b)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 13888

Title: Wait for the turn of the tide

First Line: In sailing along the river of life



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 352

Imprint Names:  Lloyd, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1807 and 1840

Notes:  Imprint damaged


Ballad

Title: The gout cured at last, by the eau medicinale; or Grand universal specific

First Line: Just come from gay Paris, that centre of pleasure

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th century



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 352

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Notes:  Surface damage Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V4906

Title: Captain Wattle, a new song

First Line: Did you not hear of captain Wattle

References:

ESTC: N71523



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Sheet - Harding B 22(352)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Torn at edges.


Ballad - Roud Number: 8994

Title: The world turn'd upside down

First Line: When I was a young man in my prime

Themes:  Domestic strife



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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod7956

IconClass Codes:
73E352: Christ showing his wounds to the apostles

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod7349

IconClass Codes:
73E352: Christ showing his wounds to the apostles

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod933

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26C352: Whirlwind, cyclone, hurricane, typhoon, tornado at sea
31B6241: Cheeks rounded

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod13629

IconClass Codes:
71A352: God blesses Adam and Eve; institution of marriage

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