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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3036

Titles:
The flea!
The flea. A comic parody on The sea
The flea

First Lines:
The flea, the flea, the hopping flea
The flea! the flea! the hopping flea!
The flea! the flea! the hopping flea

Themes:
Fleas

Edition - Bod15103

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea

First Line: The flea, the flea, the hopping flea

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 16(96b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15676

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea. A comic parody on The sea

First Line: The flea! the flea! the hopping flea

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 17(96b)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V107

Titles:
Address to ten thousand fleas

First Lines:
Hence, ye disturbers of my sleep

Themes:
Fleas

Edition - Bod7736

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 42


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea!

First Line: The flea, the flea, the hopping flea

Themes:  Fleas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4867

Title: Wine and women we delight in

First Line: Push round the heart-enlivening bowl, boys

Tune: Life's like a sea in constant motion

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.27(512)

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Johnson Ballads 3277

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Edition - Bod15177

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: The lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

Notes:  A parody on Charles Dickens, \"The ivy green\".

Firth b.27(287)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2463

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson and Son, and (late J. Russell,) Printers 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not say where

Themes:  Postmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea

First Line: The flea! the flea! the hopping flea!

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 11(4020)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5332

Titles:
Scotch fleas, or the Marriage of Donald and Maggy M'Craw

First Lines:
Twas a wearifu wark, that befel i' the dark

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3039

Titles:
Irish stew
\"The Keating's powder and the flea\"

First Lines:
On a summer's day in May
I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:
Food
Fleas

Edition - Bod20055

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3039

Title: \"The Keating's powder and the flea\"

First Line: On a summer's day in May

Authors:  Wilson, Bertram

Themes:  Fleas

Johnson Ballads 2610

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3035

Titles:
Three cheers for an Irish stew. Parody on Red, White, and Blue
Lively flea
The real Irish stew
The lively flea

First Lines:
Some like red herrings, fresh from the ocean
Some like herrings red from the ocean
Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5408

Titles:
Duncan & Maggie M'Craw

First Lines:
'Twas a wearie fu' wark, that befel in the dark

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3031

Titles:
Woman kill that flea (Parody on \"Woodman spare that tree\")
Our glorious flag Red, white and blue

First Lines:
Old women kill that flea
Come to the field of fame, boys, come

Themes:
American Civil War, 1861-1865

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3034

Titles:
Hurrah for an Irish stew
The bug and flea

First Lines:
Hurrah for an Irish stew
Hurrah! for an Irish stew!
Said a west country flea to a London bug

Themes:
City vs. country

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3037

Titles:
A pen'orth of Irish stew
The wonderful flea

First Lines:
I am ask'd to sing, and lies I hate
Old John Bull was a farmer and well known among his neighbours

Themes:
Fleas
Politics and government - 19th century

Edition - Bod4918

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent-street, Borough

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1153.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3037

Title: The wonderful flea

First Line: I am ask'd to sing, and lies I hate

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 15(390a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12290

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: Lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20380

Title: Australia our home

First Line: Here's off, here's off to the diggings of gold

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

2806 d.31(27)

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Harding B 11(2175)

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Edition - Bod22087

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 834


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: The lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

Tune: The ivy green

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15198

Title: A father's love!

First Line: The nectar cup may yield delight

2806 c.16(97)

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Harding B 11(2176)

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Edition - Bod23293

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5332

Title: Scotch fleas, or the Marriage of Donald and Maggy M'Craw

First Line: Twas a wearifu wark, that befel i' the dark

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 25(1740)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1317

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and Wholesale Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, (off Trongate) Glasgow


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: My bonny labouring boy

First Line: As I roved out one morning it being the blooming spring

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: The lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

Notes:  MS note below title: Parody on the \"Ivy green\"

Themes:  Fleas

2806 c.13(182)

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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod9851

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
41A23: Bedroom
41D251: Underclothes
31A572: Looking for fleas

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod10229

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
41A23: Bedroom
41D251: Underclothes
31A572: Looking for fleas

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod16472

IconClass Codes:
43A38: Circus or fair 'en route'
43A374: Circus performance with trained animals (monkeys, elephants, bears, lions and tigers, horses, dogs, dolphins, seals, fleas)

Edition - Bod19587

Imprint Names:  Johnson

Imprint Locations:  Keighley

Imprint: Johnson, Lith., Keithley


Ballad

Title: Yorkshireman's coat of arms

First Line: A flea, a fly, a magpie, an' t' bacon flitch

Johnson Ballads 1757

Notes:  The illustration is coloured


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Edition - Bod19966

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1908]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3040

Title: The finger & the flea

First Line: Oh! Paris is in perpetual f├Ęte

Authors:  Carleton, William, 1827-1885

Johnson Ballads 2499

Notes:  MS inscription: Dudley House, High Street, Seaford, 18.XI.08


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