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Edition - Bod1846

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for T. Vere, at the Angel without Newgate


Ballad

Title: Iockeys complaint for want of his Ienny

First Line: I have an awd woman wed

Tune: Come hither my own sweet duck

Themes:  Marriage - age differenceBrewsters

4o Rawl. 566(133)

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Edition - Bod5001

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1688 and 1689

Imprint: Printed for W. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck-lane, E.M. and A.M.


Ballad - Roud Number: 22133

Title: A lamentable ballad of the lady's fall

First Line: Mark well my heavy doleful tale

Tune: In peascod time

Themes:  Illegitimacy

Harding B 39(129)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of EBB65H(9), Harvard University, Houghton Library


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Edition - Bod934

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J Conyers at the black Raven in Duck lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V24730

Title: The matchless murder

First Line: Come and assist my trembling pen

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R1817

Themes:  Murder

Wood E 25(98)

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Edition - Bod10623

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1685 and 1714

Imprint: Printed for C. Bates, near Duck-Lane-end, in West-Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V8216

Title: The bloody fight of Flanders

First Line: Here is news from famous Flanders

Tune: Now the fatal fight is over

Themes:  Flanders

Firth c.23(37)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:339. The troops on the right of the second illustration are labelled: French army


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Edition - Bod23382

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for Josh. Conyers at the Black Raven in Duck-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V11178

Title: Fair Lucina conquerd by prevailing Cupid

First Line: Lucina sitting in her bower

Tune: Jenny Gin

References:

ESTC: R227149

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(27)

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Edition - Bod23393

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Coniers in Duck-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V9368

Title: The good fellows frolick, or, Kent street clubb

First Line: Here is a crew of jovial blades

Tune: Hey boys up go we

Authors:  Lanfiere, Thomas

References:

ESTC: R227194

Themes:  TavernsDrinkingTradesmen

Don. b.13(37)

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Edition - Bod23453

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Conyers at the black Rave[n] in Duck-lane


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

Don. b.13(91)

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Edition - Bod23929

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Bonyers [sic] at the black raven in Duck-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V32812

Title: The West country lovers

First Line: Now Sols bright shining light

Tune: Philander

References:

ESTC: R234058

Themes:  Rural society

Douce Ballads 2(244b)

Notes:  Alternative tune title given in MS: Cruell bloody fate


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Douce Ballads 2(249a)

Notes:  Alternative tune title given in MS: Cruell bloody fate


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Edition - Bod1021

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.Thackeray, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  169-

Imprint: Printed for A.M., W.O. and T. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck- lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V14306

Title: The two faithful lovers

First Line: Man. Farewel my heart's delight, ladies adieu

Tune: Franklin is fled away

References:

ESTC: R170734

Subjects:  Venice (Italy)

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryShipwreckTransvestismWomen sailors

Don. b.13(30)

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Edition - Bod5381

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1688 and 1689

Imprint: Printed for W. Thackeray at the Golden Sugar-loaf in Duck- lane

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(156b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 298

Title: A merry new dialogue, between a courteous young knight, and a gallant milk-maid

First Line: As I walked forth one summers day

Tune: Adam's fall, or Jocky and Jenny, or where art thou going my pritty maid

References:

ESTC: R235751

Wood E 25(36)

Notes:  Cropped.


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Edition - Bod174

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1688 and 1689

Imprint: Printed for W. Thackeray at the Sugar loaf in Duck-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V1478

Title: The west cuntrey [sic] crafty maid, or the lusty brave miller finely trappan'd

First Line: You millers and taylors and weavers each one

Tune: What should a young woman do with an old man

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R186138

Themes:  Deception

Wood E 25(29)

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Edition - Bod869

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1673 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for J. Clarke, at the Golden-Lyon, between the Hospital-gate, and Duck Lane-end, in West-smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V7128

Title: Strephon and Cloris: or The coy shepherd and kind shepherdess

First Line: Oh! Cloris awake

Tune: Love will find out the way

References:

ESTC: R218098

Themes:  Pastoral

Wood E 25(22)

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Edition - Bod6294

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.Thackeray, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  169-

Imprint: [Printed for A.M. W.]O. and T. Thackeray at the Angel in Duck- lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 52

Title: A lamentable ballad of Little Musgrove, and the lady Barnet

First Line: As it fell out on a high holy-day

References:

ESTC: R216526

Themes:  AdulteryServantsChurch-goingDuelling

Firth b.19(13)

Notes:  Torn at bottom; lacking part of imprint


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Edition - Bod6305

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.Thackeray, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  169-

Imprint: Printed for A. Milbourn, W. Onley, Tho. Thackeray at the Angel in Duck-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V30046

Title: The woful complaint and lamentable death of a forsaken lover

First Line: Down by a forrest as I did pass

References:

ESTC: R228663

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Firth b.19(26)

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Edition - Bod10686

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Conyers at the black Raven in Duck-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V32251

Title: The poor peoples complaint of the unconscionable brokers and talley-men

First Line: Will you hear how the rich do oppress the poor

Tune: This is the cause that the land complains

Themes:  Tallymen

Firth c.23(102)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:353


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Edition - Bod9091

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Conyers and are to be sold at the Black Raven in Duck Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V29696

Title: Jemmy return'd: or, The nations joy. A pleasant new ballad

First Line: Let his foes swear on, and conclude they'r undone

Tune: Let traitors plot on

References:

ESTC: R43313

Subjects:  James II, king of England, 1633-1701

Firth c.15(18)

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Edition - Bod18689

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  169-

Imprint: Printed for A. Milbourn, W. Onley, and T. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V12023

Title: Flora's farewel: or, The shepherds love-passion song

First Line: Flora farewel, I needs must go

Tune: A thousand times my love commend

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Harding B 39(147)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.10 (Harvard College Library)


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Edition - Bod18719

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1674]

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, and are to be sold by W. Whitwood, in Duck-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V3079

Title: Strange and wonderful news from Northampton-shire; or, The discontented spirit

First Line: Good people all pray listen well

Tune: In summer time

References:

ESTC: R229855

Themes:  Ghosts

Wood 401(203)

Notes:  Wood 401(203); MS. date: 1674.


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Harding B 39(76)

Notes:  Harding B 39(76) is a photograph of Wood 401(203).


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Edition - Bod20518

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.Thackeray, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  169-

Imprint: Printed for A.M. W.O. and T. Thackeray in Duck-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V3428

Title: The ballad of the cloak: or, The cloak's knavery

First Line: Come buy my new ballet

Tune: From hunger and cold, or Packington's pound

Harding B 39(140)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.3 (Harvard College Library). The caption of the second illustration reads: Remember the good old cause.


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Edition - Bod23023

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Coniers, at the Raven in Duck-Lane


Ballad

Title: The maids complaint against the batchelors. Or, The young mens unkindness made known

First Line: Long days of sadness we your scorns endur'd

Tune: Long days of absence

References:

ESTC: R233336

Themes:  Unrequited love

Douce Ballads 2(148a)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(148a) is a divided sheet; cropped bottom edge


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4o Rawl. 566(105)

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Wood E 25(9)

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Edition - Bod23189

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Coniers, at the black Raven, in Duck-lane, neer West smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V30581

Title: Bobbin Io: or The longing-lass satisfied at last

First Line: There was a maid liv'd in the North

Tune: The bobbin jo

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentPregnancy

4o Rawl. 566(106)

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Edition - Bod23405

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.Thackeray, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  169-

Imprint: London: Printed for A.M. W.O. and T. Thackeray, in Duck-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 8192

Title: A lamentable ballad of a combate lately fought, near London, between Sir James Steward, and Sir George Wharton, knights

First Line: It grieves my heart to tell the woe

Tune: Down Plumpton park

References:

ESTC: R228308

Don. b.13(49r)

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Edition - Bod23423

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Imprint: Printed for J. Conyers at the Raven in Duck-lain


Ballad

Title: The mariner's delight, or, The seaman's seaven [sic] wives

First Line: My dearest I must to the sea

Tune: Hail to the myrtle shades

References:

ESTC: R227294

Themes:  SailorsBigamy

Don. b.13(62)

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Edition - Bod23449

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1688 and 1689

Imprint: Printed for William Thackeray at the Angel in Duck lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V1254

Title: A turn-coat of the times

First Line: As I was walking through Hide-park as I us'd to do

Tune: The King's delight, or True love is a gift for a queen

References:

ESTC: R227421

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th century

Don. b.13(88)

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Edition - Bod23530

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden Ball in Pye-corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V32995

Title: The loyal maids good counsel to all her fellow-maids

First Line: Young maidens I pray you be carefull

Tune: Come hither my own sweet duck

References:

ESTC: R216189

Themes:  Virginity

Douce Ballads 1(128b)

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