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Sheet - Harding B 10(32)

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, George

Date  1807

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 463


Ballad - Roud Number: V1022

Title: Paddy M'Shane's seven ages

First Line: If my own botheration don't alter my plan

Authors:  Colman, George, 1762-1836

Performers:  Johnstone, John Henry, 1749-1828

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre



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Sheet - Firth c.20(32)

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Series Identifier: 509


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: O dear, how I long to get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1186

Title: Jolly young waterman

First Line: And did you not hear of a jolly young waterman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Ferrymen



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Sheet - Harding B 28(32)

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21153

Title: York, you're wanted

First Line: From York I went up t'other day and got to London town, sir

Tune: Bet Bouncer

Performers:  Tayleure, John, 1782-1861

Themes:  Countryman in London


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3881

Title: Poor Moggy Lowe

First Line: Could you to battle march away

Attributation: By Mr. Bates and Miss Webb

Performers:  Bates, Mr.Webb, Miss

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Harding B 13(32)

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1862]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27621

Title: The Great Exhibition, 1862

First Line: Of all the places we can find

Tune: King of the Cannibal island

Themes:  London International Exhibition, 1862



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Sheet - Harding B 3(2)

Imprint Names:  Howard and Evans

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1811

Ballad

Title: The butcher's daughter's policy, or, Lustful lord well fitted

First Line: I pray now draw near, all you that love fun

References:

ESTC: T167379

Themes:  DeceptionWomen, Black



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Sheet - Harding B 37(32)

Imprint Names:  Hancock, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1838]

Notes:  With a calendar of 1839, tables of stamp duties, and a List of bankers


Ballad - Roud Number: V28140

Title: Gas lighter's poem and almanack for 1839

First Line: Again my muse pours forth her strain

Themes:  ChristmasLamplighters



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Sheet - 22872 a.1(32)

Imprint Names:  Chubb, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad

Title: My hobby, oh!

First Line: Let any person take his stand

Subjects:  Hobhouse, John Cam, 1786-1869


Sheet - 2806 b.10(32)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1847]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1471

Title: Lines written on the monument of Daniel O'Connell

First Line: Rejoice ye Irish patriots you lived to see the day

Tune: Paddie's evermore

Authors:  O'Carroll, T.

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  1847



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Sheet - 2806 c.14(32)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 539


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8276

Title: The cow and the parson! Recitation

First Line: 'Twas near --- town as stories go


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengary

First Line: The red moon is up on the moss-covered mountain



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Sheet - Harding B 4(32)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 4(33) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The babes in the wood

First Line: Now ponder well you parents dear

References:

ESTC: T192107

Themes:  OrphansMurder



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Sheet - Harding B 3(32)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V1845

Title: The cruel knight and the fortunate farmer's daughter

First Line: In famous York city a farmer did dwell

Themes:  Social statusMurderAstrology



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Sheet - Douce adds. 137(32)

Imprint Names:  Bloomer, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1821 and 1827

Ballad - Roud Number: V5140

Title: Rising of the dead

First Line: O faithless, proud, and sinful man

Themes:  Resurrection, the



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 4(32)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: An excellent ballad of a noble marquess and patient Grissel

First Line: A noble marquese [sic]

Tune: The bride's good-morrow

Themes:  Social status



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Sheet - Harding B 6(32)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13565

Title: A new song called The wandering sailor

First Line: The wandering sailor plows the main

Authors:  Andrews, M.P.Arnold, Dr.

References:

ESTC: T195223

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5924

Title: A new song, Trip to Gretna-green

First Line: I can shoe a horse, or kiss a lass

References:

ESTC: T195223

Themes:  Marriage


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V31598

Title: A new song, called Maid of the mill

First Line: I've kiss'd and I've prattled to fifty fair maids

References:

ESTC: T195224


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1279

Title: A new song, called Female extravagance

First Line: Oft, too oft, by lucre led

References:

ESTC: T195224



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Sheet - Harding B 7(32)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Harding B 7(33) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

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 awake! salute the happy morn

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 20(32)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: County jail

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons



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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod4109

IconClass Codes:
25G32: Trees

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod2465

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book

Illustration - 7th Illustration on Bod7182

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod17287

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod18219

IconClass Codes:
25G32: Trees

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod23371

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book

Sheet - 2806 c.18(32)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad

Title: A new song, called The blessings of liberty

First Line: A rider, as chief of his order renoun'd

Themes:  Liberty



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Sheet - 2806 c.15(32)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Slip.
See Harding B 19(11) Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(11)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3826

Title: A new song called The dickey shirts and Jenny Lind hats

First Line: Come all you young females, I hope you will draw near

Themes:  Fashions



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(32b)

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Ballad - Roud Number: V18821

Title: The courteous carman, and the amorous maid: or, The carman's whistle

First Line: As I abroad was walking

Tune: The carman's whistle

References:

ESTC: R232938

Themes:  Sexual intercourse



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