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Sheet - Curzon b.22(91)

Imprint Names:  Hazard, S.Hatchard, J.RivingtonsJames

Imprint Locations:  BathLondonLondonBristol

Date  [c.1795]

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V1492

Title: A king or a consul? A new song

First Line: Come all ye brave Englishmen, list' to my story

Tune: Derry down

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

References:

ESTC: T191935

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



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Sheet - Don. b.13(91)

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Ballad - Roud Number: V28788

Title: The unchangable lovers

First Line: Dear Comfort I must

Tune: Cloris awake

References:

ESTC: R228732

Subjects:  Venice (Italy)

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - 2806 c.17(91)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7139

Title: Darlingston wake

First Line: Of all the diversions in life

References:

ESTC: N70807

Themes:  FairsEntertainmentsBullbaiting



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Sheet - Harding B 28(91)

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5377

Title: Kate of Dover

First Line: Ned Flint was lov'd by all the ship

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9271

Title: How blest the British sailor

First Line: Tho' cloudy skies and storms appear

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Harding B 3(91)

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: 4

Title: A tragical ballad of the unfortunate loves of lord Thomas and fair Eleanor: together with the downfal of the brown girl

First Line: Lord Thomas he was a bold forester

References:

ESTC: T206394

Themes:  MurderLove, unfortunate



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Sheet - Firth c.19(91)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 418


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15527

Title: The high-mettled racer

First Line: See the course thronged with gazers, -- the sports are begun

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Horse-racing


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14965

Title: The snowdrop of the south

First Line: As William was a walking he met a lovely fair



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Sheet - Harding B 18(91)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Musical instruments. Coloured.


Ballad

Title: Columbia's glory

First Line: The sea is Columbia's glory



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Sheet - Harding B 31(91)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Eagle. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9443

Title: War song of the New-York 69th. regiment

First Line: The country calls thee, Sixty-ninth

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Wood 417(91)

Imprint Names:  Thompson, N.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1682

Ballad - Roud Number: V27242

Title: A congratulation on the happy discovery of the hellish fanatick plot

First Line: Come now let's rejoyce, & the city bells ring

Tune: Now, now the fight's done

References:

ESTC: R171499



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Sheet - Harding B 14(91)

Imprint Names:  Powell, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1856]

Ballad

Title: The entry of the Guards into London

First Line: Huzza boys huzza this is a joyful meeting

Subjects:  Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910Williams, William Fenwick, 1800-1883

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856



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Sheet - 2806 c.13(91)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 175


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: Jenny Jones

First Line: My name's Edward Morgan, I live at Llangollen

Themes:  Welsh - England


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rook's the boy, sir

First Line: I greased my brogues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish



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Sheet - 2806 c.14(91)

Imprint Names:  McIntosh, R.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1889

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: As I walked out one evening clear, all in the month of May


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4615

Title: Bonnie Nelly Brown

First Line: O, Bonnie Nelly Brown



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Sheet - Firth b.34(91)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17143

Title: Do it again

First Line: Now all give attention to what I will mention

Themes:  Musicians


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin bold! Dick, hie away!

Themes:  Highwaymen



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Sheet - Firth c.12(91)

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Ballad - Roud Number: V6791

Title: The breath of life

First Line: When first I drew the breath of life

References:

ESTC: N71137

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Harding B 19(91)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell, dear Erin, I now must leave you

Notes:  6 stanzas. Appears also in 2806 b.9(242)

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3137

Title: A new song called the Dear and darling boy

First Line: When first unto this town I came

Notes:  Another issue appears in 2806 b.9(242)


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3067

Title: Pat of Mullinger

First Line: They may talk of Flying Childers

Themes:  Horse-racing



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Sheet - Curzon b.21(91)

Imprint Names:  Fox, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1801

Ballad - Roud Number: V21649

Title: On peace

First Line: Welcome sweet Peace! Blood-thirsty War begone!

Authors:  Fox, G.

Themes:  Peace



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 91

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, Isaac and George

Date  1807

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892).

Series Identifier: 478


Ballad - Roud Number: V15743

Title: The old commodore

First Line: Od's blood! what a time for a seaman to skulk

Authors:  Lonsdale, Mark

Performers:  Taylor

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Wood E 25(91)

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Ballad - Roud Number: V17219

Title: Jockey's farewel to Jenny or The Scottish loath to depart

First Line: When first rebellion pusht at the crown

Tune: General Monk sail'd through the gun-fleet

Authors:  P., J.

References:

ESTC: R43529



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Sheet - Curzon b.33(91)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 589


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint

First Line: You neighbours all listen, a story I'll tell

Themes:  Marriage


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1922

Title: Battle of Waterloo

First Line: 'Twas on the 18th day of June Napoleon did advance

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815



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Sheet - Firth c.17(91)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30169

Title: Dreadful murder of two ladies, at Hoxton

First Line: Of all the dreadful tragedies

Subjects:  Hoxton (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryShopkeepers



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Sheet - Harding B 2(91)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V3156

Title: A choice penny-worth of wit

First Line: Here is a penny-worth of wit

References:

ESTC: T207100

Themes:  ProstitutionEconomy and trade



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Sheet - Harding B 20(91)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(2061) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 616


Ballad - Roud Number: 5772

Title: Larry Mc.Flinn

First Line: It was in the year of eighteen hundred & sweet 53

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Firth b.26(91)

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The misletoe bough

First Line: The misletoe hung in the castle hall

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2080

Title: Wait for the waggon

First Line: Will you come with me, my Phillis dear, to yon blue mountain free?



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Sheet - Firth c.26(91)

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 113


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses the night that we first met


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13849

Title: The blue bells of Scotland

First Line: Oh, where and oh, is my Highland laddie gone

Authors:  Jordan, Dorothy, 1761-1816

Subjects:  Scotland


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Warbling waggoner

First Line: When First I went a waggoning, a waggoning did go

Themes:  Waggoners



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Sheet - Harding B 1(91)

Imprint Names:  Mason, S.

Imprint Locations:  Belper

Ballad - Roud Number: V27792

Title: Love in a barn, or the Country courtship

First Line: Come all ye brisk country girls



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