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Sheet - Don. b.13(45)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Ballad

Title: Joans victory over her fellow-servants

First Line: I've liv'd in this town these 5 years

Tune: My own sweet Nichol a cod

References:

ESTC: R227225



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Sheet - Harding B 45(24)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20215

Title: Tam O'Shanter

First Line: When chapman billies leave the street





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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1987

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod5593

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod4849

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod2349

IconClass Codes:
45C23: Quiver

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod3409

IconClass Codes:
45C161: Ammunition

Sheet - Harding B 45(15)

Imprint Names:  Smyth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1813 and 1850

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3971

Title: Welcome Charlie o'er the main

First Line: Arouse, arouse, each kilted clan!


2nd Ballad

Title: Royal Charlie

First Line: When France had her assistance lent


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 729

Title: Royal Charlie

First Line: There's news frae Moedart came yestreen

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788





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Sheet - Firth c.13(45)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3175

Title: Battle of Boulogne

First Line: On the second day of August eighteen hundred and nine [sic]

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Boulogne, battle of, 1801Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: The masonic hymn

First Line: Come all you freemasons that dwell around the globe

Themes:  Freemasonry



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 4(5)

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(66b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2153

Title: The merchant's son; and the beggar-wench of Hull

First Line: You gallants all I pray draw near

Themes:  BeggarsTransvestism



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Sheet - Harding B 45(14)

Imprint Names:  Smyth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1813 and 1850

Ballad - Roud Number: 237

Title: The Scottish lasses Bessy Bell and Mary Gray

First Line: O Bessy Bell and Mary Gray

Authors:  Ramsay, Allan, 1686-1758

Themes:  Women





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Sheet - Harding B 45(17)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: John Anderson my joe, John

First Line: John Anderson, my jo, John, I wonder what you mean

Themes:  Marriage





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Sheet - Harding B 45(1)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  With a prose account of the ballad story


Ballad - Roud Number: V20960

Title: The young man's dream

First Line: Give ear ye gay deluded youths

Themes:  Crime - 19th century





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Sheet - Harding B 31(45)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Harp.


Ballad

Title: Our country

First Line: Our country! 'tis of thee we sing

Tune: Old hundred

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Wood E 25(45)

Imprint Names:  Andrews, Elizabeth

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1670]

Ballad

Title: The jovial tinker; or, The willing couple

First Line: There was a tinker liv'd of late

Tune: To high, to low, to low

References:

ESTC: R41436



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Sheet - Harding B 45(10)

Imprint Names:  Smyth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1813 and 1850

Notes:  The illustration is captioned The Irish pilot; or, Steering by chance


Ballad - Roud Number: V1369

Title: Patrick O'Neal

First Line: You sons of Hibernia, who snug on dry land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Naval





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Sheet - Harding B 45(4)

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

1st Ballad

Title: Easter anthem

First Line: Jesus Christ is ris'n today

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Jesus Christ


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28974

Title: Christ's love

First Line: You serious mortals all of each degree

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Jesus Christ


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V26045

Title: The crucifixion

First Line: Methinks I see the heavenly choir mourn

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Jesus Christ





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Sheet - Harding B 45(11)

Imprint Names:  Smyth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1813 and 1850

Notes:  The cut is captioned Three Friends going on a visit. 1 The Parson. -- 2 Death. -- 3 The Undertaker


Ballad - Roud Number: V11360

Title: The Vicar and Moses

First Line: It oft has been said -- but it's out of my head





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Sheet - Harding B 45(22)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With prose pieces: Number Seven and A good profit


1st Ballad

Title: The Indian's life

First Line: Well may I say my life has been

Themes:  IndiansExile


2nd Ballad

Title: The Indian's address to British ladies

First Line: Native of a land of glory

Themes:  SlaveryIndians


3rd Ballad

Title: Indian hymn

First Line: In de dark wood, no Indian nigh

Themes:  ReligionIndians





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Sheet - Firth b.25(45)

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: Massa is a stingy man

First Line: Oh, massa is a stingy man

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4636

Title: Free trade

First Line: Since free trade is the cry both in country and town

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryFree trade



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Sheet - 2806 c.13(45)

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Series Identifier: 244


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32985

Title: The drouthie chiel

First Line: The drouthie, drouthie chiel', wi' the red plooky face

Authors:  Miller, William, 1810-1872

Themes:  Drunkenness


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1156

Title: The labouring man

First Line: You Briton's bold of each degree

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Working class



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Sheet - Harding B 11(45)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 11(44) is another impression, without illustration.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4433

Title: Alonzo the brave and the fair Imogene

First Line: Oh, I am going to sing a story which I sup- [sic] you all know

Themes:  GhostsLovers parted


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Firth b.26(45)

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: Croppy Boy

First Line: It was early fn [sic] the spring

Themes:  Land tenure - IrelandAgrarian disturbances - Ireland


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the contey [sic] of Cavan

Subjects:  IrelandPennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Emigration



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Sheet - Harding B 45(13)

Imprint Names:  Smyth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1813 and 1850

Ballad - Roud Number: 5625

Title: Maggie Lauder

First Line: Wha wadna be in love





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Sheet - Harding B 45(8)

Imprint Names:  Smyth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1813 and 1850

Notes:  With: King James [a prose account of the Battle of the Boyne]


Ballad - Roud Number: 795

Title: The battle of the Boyne

First Line: July the first, in Oldbridge town





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