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Edition - Bod14738

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1780

Title: Oyster boat

First Line: Oh, swiftly goes the oyster boat

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 15(233b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13671

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's,) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1780

Title: Oyster boat

First Line: Oh, swiftly goes the oyster boat

Notes:  Harding B 15(233b) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyFishermen

2nd Ballad

Title: Break de bone

First Line: Oh, white folks, white folks

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(441)

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Edition - Bod19090

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed, by Ryle and Co., 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1255

Title: Present times, or Eight shillings a week

First Line: Come all you bold Britons where'er y[ou be]

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1780

Title: Th[e] oyster boat

First Line: Oh, swiftly goes the oyster boat

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 1119

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Edition - Bod6076

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Narble [sic] Warehouse, 6, Great st, Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1781

Title: The oyster man

First Line: You've heard of a dandy dogs meat blade

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 12(70)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Harding B 25(1443)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 932

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 933

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 934

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 935

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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John Johnson Trades and Professions 4 (111)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.

Edition - Bod13031

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1832 and 1842

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. and T. Fordyce, 15, Grey str.

Series Identifier: 72


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling soldier

First Line: I am a soldier blithe and gay

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5932

Title: Oysters, sir

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(3228)

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Edition - Bod14145

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.25(84)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

2806 c.16(271)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(195d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16945

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, and Toy Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: As I was going down Bishopsgate street

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 25(1442)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17368

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(84)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 17(231a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6990

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1257

Title: The pretty chambermaid

First Line: Not far from town a country squire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(3151)

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Edition - Bod2968

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  The illustration is part of a pictorial alphabet (letters L and M): see Firth c.21(66) and Harding B 11(3360).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 16(224b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5098

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierce, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-ct. 7 Dials. Battledores, lotteries, primer, &c. sold very cheap. Sold by Batchelar, 14 Hackney road crescent; Bennett, Edward-st., Brighton, & Pierce, Southborough

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 194 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: Grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva was viewing of some implements

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.25(84)

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Johnson Ballads 193

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Edition - Bod5229

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceBatchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-ct. 7 Dials ... Sold by Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Bennett, Edward-st, Brighton, & Pierce, Southborough

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 193 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: Grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva was viewing of some implements

Themes:  Politics and government

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Johnson Ballads 194

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Edition - Bod193

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Sreet [sic], Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester lass

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13779

Title: Highland bonnets blue

First Line: Lassies, lassies, listen, listen, dinna ye hear the pipes playing

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V820

Title: The smile and sigh

First Line: There is a smile I dearly prize

Tune: Oyster girl

Performers:  Paton, Mary Ann, 1802-1864

Johnson Ballads 974

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Edition - Bod20444

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from Pitts) Song Mart, and Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31 [Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5672

Title: The queen, God bless her

First Line: Now fill, fill your goblets with rich sparkling wine

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7294

Title: God save the queen

First Line: God save our gracious queen, Victoria our noble queen

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: As I was going down Bishopgate street

Themes:  Street traders

Johnson Ballads 587

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Edition - Bod18576

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Hurrah for the bonnets of blue

First Line: Here's a health to them that's awa

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1899

Title: Oscar's ghost. A favourite Scottish song

First Line: O see that form that faintly gleams!

Themes:  Ghosts

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5668

Title: The king! God bless him

First Line: A goblet of Burgunday [sic], fill, fill for me

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V683

Title: Fanny in the grove

First Line: Fanny was in the grove

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V801

Title: Charming Daffodil

First Line: O'er the brake and mountain wide

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition. A favourite song

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13748

Title: A favourite duet

First Line: Away with melancholy

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1113

Title: The answer to Soldier's gratitude

First Line: Where'ere I rove, whate'er my lot

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 3138

Title: The Highland chieftain

First Line: A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V3498

Title: Lemminy. Mar. 15 1819

First Line: The lark's left her nest and sings over the mountain

Harding B 36(18)


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Edition - Bod1843

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [c.1835]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. King, St. Peter's-le-Bailey, Oxford ... Sold also by J. Simons, 123, London-street, Reading

Notes:  Two titles attached. From the collection of F. Madan, Brasenose College. Large format


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The fair maid of Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: \"God save the king\". For his majesty, William the IVth

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25658

Title: The new-mown hay

First Line: 'Twas in the morn when sweets disclose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down o'er the Baltic's broad billow

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh, no, we never mention her

First Line: Oh, no, we never mention her

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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: With my village fair what lass can compare

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Ywas [sic] one cold winter's night, when the wind

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Jack Stedfast

First Line: Jack Stedfast and I were both messmates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly born in a bower

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

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: Where the lads of the village shall merrily ah

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: The broken pitcher

First Line: O where are you going so fast, pretty maid

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: Oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7561

Title: The pretty milkman

First Line: At dawn of day, when other folks

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Judy Callaghan

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my gay Swiss boy

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