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Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod1002

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod5190

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod6315

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod23783

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod22892

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod19139

IconClass Codes:
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1865

Titles:
The cuckoo

First Lines:
Hark! I hear the cuckoo singing

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod16809

IconClass Codes:
25F3(+421): Birds (+ nest, den, burrow)
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9105

Titles:
The cuckoo's song

First Lines:
How sweet was the sound of the Cuckoo's song

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1864

Titles:
The cuckoo

First Lines:
Now the sun is in the west

Themes:
Pastoral
Cuckoo, the

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod13158

IconClass Codes:
25F3(+421): Birds (+ nest, den, burrow)
25F39(CUCKOO): Other birds: cuckoo
25F3(+91): Birds (+ egg)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9106

Titles:
The Irish cuckoo's nest

First Lines:
One morning fair in January, as I roved for curiosity

Themes:
Sexual intercourse

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1147

Titles:
Jerusalem Cuckoo

First Lines:
I am a donkey driver, I'm the best that's in the line

Themes:
Donkeys

Edition - Bod2822

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 413

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids wherever you be

Harding B 15(77a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1506

Titles:
Bonnie brier bush
Cuckoo's nest

First Lines:
[A]s I was a walking one morning in May
There grows a bonnie brier bush in oor kail-yard

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 413

Titles:
The cuckoo

First Lines:
Come all you pretty fair maids wherever you be
Come all you pretty fair maids, wherever you be

Themes:
Sailors
Unrequited love

Edition - Bod7923

Imprint Names:  Green

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Green, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V9106

Title: The Irish cuckoo's nest

First Line: One morning fair in January, as I roved for curiosity

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Firth b.34(143)

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Harding B 11(1770)

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Edition - Bod6678

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1865

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Hark! I hear the cuckoo singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Firth b.25(338)

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Harding B 11(763)

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Johnson Ballads 3335

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Edition - Bod2119

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15029

Title: The new Irish emigrant

First Line: Faeee eh [sic] dear Erin, I'm going to le[ave] yo[u]

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V169

Title: The banners of blue

First Line: Strike up, strike up, strike up

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Themes:  Cuckoo, the

Harding B 11(2652)

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Edition - Bod5491

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V2824

Title: The Derby day!

First Line: Come, bustle, let's be starting now

Tune: The cuckoo's nest

Authors:  Rigdum Funidos (Pseudonym)

Performers:  Carpenter, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Provincial concerts

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Horse-racing

2806 c.16(233)

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Harding B 11(867)

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Johnson Ballads 1583

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1583 is torn at the lower left corner


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Edition - Bod6513

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 695


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1147

Title: Jerusalem Cuckoo

First Line: I am a donkey driver, I'm the best that's in the line

Themes:  Donkeys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25900

Title: I knows my way about

First Line: Now, when I was a little boy, my father used to say

Firth c.26(296)

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Edition - Bod6710

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 695


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1147

Title: Jerusalem Cuckoo

First Line: I am a donkey driver, I'm the best that's in the line

Themes:  Donkeys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25900

Title: I know my way about

First Line: Now, when I was a little boy, my father used to say

Firth c.26(204)

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Edition - Bod3476

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, printer, Long lane, London

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(762).


Ballad - Roud Number: 413

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids, wherever you be

Firth c.12(211)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.18(131)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(453)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13884

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(4175). The illustrations and the text are separately printed items.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Harding B 15(76b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13959

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long lane, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 413

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids, wherever you be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3439

Title: The shuttle-cock

First Line: I rise in the morning with my heart full of woe

Themes:  Weavers

Harding B 11(762)

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