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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod7422

IconClass Codes:
47I15(SPADE): Agricultural implements: spade
25F39(DOVE): Other birds: dove
49L51: Pen
49M32: Book
25F3: Birds
49L62: Ink-well

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod573

IconClass Codes:
49L16: Letter combinations such as letterword, anagram, letter square, monogram, etc.
25F3: Birds

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod6990

IconClass Codes:
49L16: Letter combinations such as letterword, anagram, letter square, monogram, etc.
25F3: Birds

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod5412

IconClass Codes:
49L16: Letter combinations such as letterword, anagram, letter square, monogram, etc.
25F3: Birds

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod5413

IconClass Codes:
49L16: Letter combinations such as letterword, anagram, letter square, monogram, etc.
25F3: Birds

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod18710

IconClass Codes:
49L16: Letter combinations such as letterword, anagram, letter square, monogram, etc.
25F3: Birds

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod10782

IconClass Codes:
33C2121: Lover with love-letter
25F3: Birds
49L66: Writing-table, writing-desk
41A222: Drawing-room, 'salon'
41A3311: Open window
33C2161: Lover (man) alone (e.g. longing for the beloved)

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod1508

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
49N: Reading

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod22338

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
49N: Reading

Sheet - 2806 d.31(49)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 193


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V938

Title: Savourna deelish; or, The moment was sad

First Line: Oh the moment was sad when my love and I parted

Themes:  Soldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1918

Title: Courting too slow

First Line: It was early one morning, I tripp'd o'er yon sands

Themes:  Rejected suitor



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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod1961

IconClass Codes:
49L17: Initial

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2069

IconClass Codes:
49L17: Initial

Sheet - Harding B 4(49)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 4(50) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1369

Title: Patrick O'Neal. Or, The Irishman's description of a man of war

First Line: O ye sons of Hibernia; who're snug on dry land

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Harding B 18(49)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Ship.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9216

Title: A bold brave crew Song of the sea

First Line: A bold brave crew and an ocean blue

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Firth c.26(49)

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Series Identifier: 301


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16375

Title: The magic mouth

First Line: The flying \"Cork leg\" has been the theme


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: Love of God shave

First Line: It was in this town, not far from this spot

Themes:  IrishBarbers



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Sheet - Harding B 3(49)

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Notes:  Harding B 3(48) has the same cut


Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen's cruelty. Or, the young man's tragedy

First Line: In Scarlet town, where I was bound

References:

ESTC: T188670

Themes:  Rejected suitor



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Sheet - Harding B 4(9)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Jennings, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Part of the same cut is used in Firth c.22(48)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper of Ratcliff

First Line: Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey



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Sheet - Harding B 31(49)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Ship (variant). With additional scenes of firemen and soldiers on parade.


Ballad - Roud Number: V35007

Title: Our Yankee monitor

First Line: The time, my boys, is very nigh, when Johnny Bull will see

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Harding B 20(49)

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30472

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: The shamrock rose and [thistle] I overheard conversing

Themes:  Emigration


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3830

Title: Drink to me only with thine eyes

First Line: Drink to me only with thine eyes



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Sheet - 2806 c.14(49)

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Series Identifier: 35


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 713

Title: Mary's dream

First Line: The moon had climbed the highest hill

Authors:  Lowe, John

Themes:  GhostsShipwreck


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3329

Title: Buudle [sic] an' go

First Line: Clyde's bonny hills whar the heather was blooming



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Sheet - Firth b.28(49)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V5551

Title: J.H. A----ll, esq. tf [sic] his friend Rollingstone

First Line: On my return last eve to Town


Sheet - Firth b.34(49)

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 833

Title: Buxom lass

First Line: As I waa [sic] walking out one evening I met a buxom luss [sic]

Themes:  Sexual intercourse


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2902

Title: The rose in June

First Line: Some idly throughout spend their time



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Sheet - Wood E 25(49)

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1655

Ballad - Roud Number: V20962

Title: The young-mans tryal: or, Betty's denial

First Line: Oh fie upon Cupids skill

Tune: The fits come on me now

References:

ESTC: R16418

Themes:  Unrequited love



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Sheet - Firth b.25(49)

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20308

Title: Perhaps its as well as it is

First Line: By my pa and my ma I'm styl'd

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 7064

Title: The drunkard's child

First Line: Taking my walks on a cold winter's day

Notes:  Harding B 15(90a) is another impression of this ballad alone

Themes:  Drunkenness



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Sheet - Firth c.8(49)

Imprint Names:  Webb, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1746

Notes:  5 p.


Ballad

Title: Glass excised; or The schemer's mirror. A ballad

First Line: What say you to our schemer fine?

Tune: The leather bottle

References:

ESTC: N8081

Themes:  Taxation





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