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Edition - Bod3291

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1089


1st Ballad

Title: Safe in the arms of Jesus!

First Line: Safe in the arms of Jesus

Themes:  Jesus Christ

2nd Ballad

Title: My prayer

First Line: More holiness give me

Harding B 20(150)

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Edition - Bod15574

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1091


1st Ballad
2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3085

Title: Hold the fort, or Ho! my comrades see the signal

First Line: Ho! my comrades, see the signal

Harding B 20(159)

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Edition - Bod4566

Imprint Names:  Magnus, C.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Published by Chas. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St. N.Y.

Notes:  Illustration coloured. The illustration is not presented in this form in Wolf, Catalogue of American song sheets; but see Magnus 31, 32, and 32A.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6849

Title: Softly now, tenderly, lift him with care

First Line: Softly now, tenderly! lift him with care

Themes:  Burial

Harding B 18(547)

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Edition - Bod6839

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Notes:  Firth c.26(2) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 937

Title: Jone o' Grinfield

First Line: I'm a poor cotton weaver as many one knows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2843

Title: Sally Sly

First Line: At six in the morning awaking

Firth c.26(177)

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Edition - Bod3365

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1094


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8728

Title: Mother be proud of your boy in blue

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my mother dear!

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20438

Title: Oh Erin, my country

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, tho' strangers may roam

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 20(110)

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Edition - Bod12251

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose introduction.

Series Identifier: 1104


Ballad

Title: Horrible crime at Blackburn

First Line: A murder so wicked and so cruel

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centurySex crimes - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(179)

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Edition - Bod12835

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1097


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7557

Title: Pretty swallow, homeward fly

First Line: Oh, pretty swallow, homeward fly

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4687

Title: Rolling on the grass, 'mongst the buttercups and daisies

First Line: To those who live in cities

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 20(137)

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Edition - Bod14247

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 32 [sic], Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V21129

Title: The militiamen's rules & regulations

First Line: Cheer up my lads and be alive from 18 to 45

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 13(289)

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Edition - Bod16401

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1093


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1164

Title: Old king Cole

First Line: Old king Cole

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V817

Title: There's a smile waiting for me at home

First Line: Troubles we fancy are heavy to bear

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Harding B 20(269)

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Edition - Bod20514

Imprint Names:  Palmer, G.J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1868]

Imprint: London: G.J. Palmer, 32, Little Queen Street, Lincoln's Inn fields


Ballad - Roud Number: V25845

Title: We are five: a ballad for the times

First Line: Some wise men once by mandiment

280 g.5(7)



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Edition - Bod4190

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(177) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 937

Title: Jone o' Grinfield

First Line: I'm a poor cotton weaver as many one knows

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Themes:  Weavers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2843

Title: Sally Sly

First Line: At six in the morning awaking

Firth c.26(2)

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Edition - Bod5157

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3678) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 688

Title: Streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: The streams of lovely Nancy divides in two parts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1054

Title: New garden fields

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids I pray now attend

Harding B 11(3678A)

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Edition - Bod2377

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3678A) is another issue Harding B 11(3678A) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 688

Title: Streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: The streams of lovely Nancy divides in two parts

Notes:  Harding B 15(320a) is another edition of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1054

Title: New garden fields

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids I pray now attend

Harding B 11(3678)

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Edition - Bod2677

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Firth c.19(32) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 525


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V990

Title: My heart and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5309

Title: Love from the heart

First Line: Yes, I will quit my father's halls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32973

Title: A new song in praise of Thos. Longmire

First Line: Come all you sporting heroes wherever that you be

Subjects:  Longmire, Thomas

Themes:  Wrestling

Harding B 13(9)

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Edition - Bod2866

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(32)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

Harding B 15(140b)

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


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Edition - Bod12915

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1101


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: Awful murder of a child named Emily Holland, at Blackburn

First Line: O, list to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(186)

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Edition - Bod7693

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1095


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2682

Title: Smiling Tom, or I love the verdant fields

First Line: I'm what they call a yokel

Authors:  Liston, Harry

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22630

Title: The Englishman, Irishman, and Scotchman, or Dearly you must pay for your mutton

First Line: An Englishman, and Irishman, and a Scotchman, too one day

Harding B 20(155)

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Edition - Bod10278

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1100


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Horrible murder of Emily Holland a girl aged 7 years, by William Fish a barber in Blackburn

First Line: Oh! listen, you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th century1876

Harding B 12(185)

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Edition - Bod19077

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed and Published at W.S. Fortey's Wholesale Juvenile Book Warehouse, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 7(32) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you

First Line: God rest you merry g[e]ntlemen

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant

Themes:  Christmas

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians awake!

First Line: Christians awak[e]! salute the happy morn

Harding B 7(33)

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