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Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod14122

IconClass Codes:
25F38(TURKEY): Walker and runner birds: turkey

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 40

Titles:
Young Baker

First Lines:
Young Baker was a gentleman

Themes:
Turkey
Marriage

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9769

Titles:
Baron Bohmbig or, River jumpers
Baron Bombigg

First Lines:
In Holland there lived a mighty bashaw
In turkey there dwelt such a mighty bashaw

Subjects:
Turkey

Themes:
Wonders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3445

Titles:
The Turkey cock

First Lines:
In St. Petersburgh a fellow lived

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod7267

IconClass Codes:
25F23(WOLF): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: wolf
25F23(LION): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion
49B24: Teacher and pupil
43B11: Contemplating nature
25F38(TURKEY): Walker and runner birds: turkey

Edition - Bod10376

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 13681

Title: Not for Joseph

First Line: I've seen a bit of gaiety throughout my short career

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Abdul Aziz, sultan of TurkeyLawrence, John Laird Mair Lawrence, Baron, 1811-1879

Themes:  Visit of the sultan of Turkey, 1867

Firth c.21(152)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod17944

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr. Exchange, St, Dublin


Ballad

Title: Lamentable liens [sic] on the masacree [sic] of the Christians in Turkey

First Line: You tender hearted christains [sic] with me now simpathi[s]e

Themes:  Turkey

Harding B 26(324)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13292

Titles:
The Bear and Turkey

First Lines:
There is a great Bear in the North he does dwell

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Edition - Bod10394

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 40

Title: Lord Bateman

First Line: Lord Bateman he was a noble lord

Subjects:  Turkey

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.21(28)

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Edition - Bod19042

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  A reproduction


Ballad - Roud Number: 40

Title: Young Baker

First Line: Young Baker was a gentleman

References:

ESTC: T195374

Themes:  MarriageTurkey

Harding B 6(86)

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Edition - Bod1746

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Melancholy lines on the massacre of the Christians in Turkey

First Line: Good christians pay attention to what I will unfold

Themes:  Turkish massacres

2806 c.8(69)

Notes:  Illustration illegible. Slip


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Edition - Bod6545

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: 572

Title: The Turkey factor. In four parts

First Line: Behold here's a ditty, a truth and no jest

Themes:  MerchantsGhostsOrientDesert island

Harding B 1(62)

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Edition - Bod14775

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13292

Title: The Bear and Turkey

First Line: There is a great Bear in the North he does dwell

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 16(18a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9190

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25133

Title: The Congress dinner

First Line: After a terrible fight between a Turkey and a Bear

Themes:  Diplomacy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4682

Title: Clouds are rolling by

First Line: Jenny, oh my darling

Firth c.16(183)

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Firth c.16(328)

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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod4784

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
47I212: Pig
46AA14: Farmers - AA - female farmer, farmer's wife
41A171: Barn
34B2332: Geese (domestic waterbirds)
34B2333: Ducks (domestic waterbirds)
34(+1): Man and animal (+ feeding animal)
25F38(TURKEY): Walker and runner birds: turkey
25F28(QUAIL): Flying mammals (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13681

Titles:
Not for Joseph

First Lines:
I've seen a bit of gaiety throughout my short career
Now I'm a smart young countryman and Joseph is my name

Subjects:
Abdul Aziz, sultan of Turkey
Lawrence, John Laird Mair Lawrence, Baron, 1811-1879

Themes:
Visit of the sultan of Turkey, 1867

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1844

Titles:
The cruel cooper of Ratcliff. In three parts
The cruel cooper of Ratcliff
The cruel cooper, of Ratcliff

First Lines:
Near Ratcliff-cross liv'd a cooper there
Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

Subjects:
Turkey

Themes:
Turkey
Cruel father
Slavery
Slavery - galley slaves

Edition - Bod6964

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by Pitts, 6, Great St. Andrew-St. Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4353

Title: The Rose of Ireland

First Line: As I walked out one morning clear

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9769

Title: Baron Bohmbig or, River jumpers

First Line: In turkey there dwelt such a mighty bashaw

Subjects:  Turkey

Themes:  Wonders

Firth b.26(137)

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Harding B 11(3333)

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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod18743

IconClass Codes:
45C16(CANNON)(+1): Firearms: cannon (+ during the battle)
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)
45H3(+3): Battle (+ naval force)
44A3(+2)(TURKEY): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3570

Titles:
Truth brought to light. Or, Wonderful strange and true news from Gloucester shire, concerning one Mr. William Harrison

First Lines:
Amongst those wonders which on earth are shown

Subjects:
Turkey
Gloucestershire (England)

Themes:
Witches
Crime - 17th century
Theft
Executions

Edition - Bod5988

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, ater-lane [sic], Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper, of Ratcliff

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

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey

Harding B 4(6)

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Edition - Bod64

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 26 Grafton Street, Soho


Ballad - Roud Number: V15878

Title: Russia and Turkey

First Line: You sons of Britannia attend to my song

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Johnson Ballads 593

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Johnson Ballads 594

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Johnson Ballads 595

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Edition - Bod93

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Published by J.L. Marks, No. 23, Russell Court, Covent Garden


Ballad - Roud Number: V25137

Title: News of the bishop, from Turkey

First Line: From the great Turkish state, last night rather late

Tune: The great plenipotentiary

Johnson Ballads 635

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Edition - Bod11265

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by C. Sympson, in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet Market, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 572

Title: The Turkey factor. In four parts

First Line: Behold here's a ditty, 'tis true and no jest

Themes:  MerchantsGhostsOrientDesert island

Harding B 1(60)

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Edition - Bod14335

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15878

Title: Russia and Turkey!

First Line: You sons of Britannia attend to my song

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 13(206)

Notes:  Damaged


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