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Edition - Bod10657

Imprint Names:  Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-st., Leeds


Ballad - Roud Number: 5772

Title: Larry Mac'Flinn

First Line: It was in the year of eighteen hundred and sweet 33

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Soldiers1833

Firth c.26(286)

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Edition - Bod9263

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 33


Ballad - Roud Number: 1693

Title: When my old hat was new

First Line: I am a poor old man in years, come listen to my song

Firth c.16(292)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5760

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: [Bebbington,] Printer, [26, Goul]den-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; [sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds]

Series Identifier: 33


Ballad - Roud Number: 9223

Title: Country gaby

First Line: Bein tired o' whoam, and feeding th' flock

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Rural society

Firth c.26(166)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(18)


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Firth c.26(304)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(18)


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Edition - Bod474

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8312

Title: The flower of Lancashire!

First Line: As I walked out one morning clear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.26(369)

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Edition - Bod7243

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The garden gate

First Line: The day was spent, the moon shone bright

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V780

Title: Answer to The garden gate

First Line: One summer's eve, when moon-beams bright

Firth b.26(368)

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Edition - Bod7247

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2819

Title: Lilly Dale

First Line: Twas a calm still night, and the moon's pale light

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: Cease ye blustering winds to blow

Firth b.26(374)

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Edition - Bod7248

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 21

Title: The outlandish knight

First Line: An outlandish knight came from the north lands

Themes:  DeceptionMurder

Firth c.21(16)

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Edition - Bod8189

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24931

Title: The life boat

First Line: Man the life-boat! man the life-boat

Themes:  Life-boats

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 165

Title: My lovely Nancy

First Line: Adieu, my lovely Nancy

Johnson Ballads 1616

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Johnson Ballads 1617

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Johnson Ballads 1618

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Johnson Ballads 1619

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Johnson Ballads 1620

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1620; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 138v)

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Firth c.12(171)

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Harding B 11(2119)

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Johnson Ballads 1615

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Edition - Bod17401

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(33a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V276

Title: Bold Captain Avery

First Line: Come all ye young sailors of courage so bold

Themes:  Piracy

2806 c.18(39)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.12(448)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(232)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3009

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4162

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1525

Title: The laboring woman

First Line: You married men and women come listen to my song

Themes:  HouseworkDomestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12882

Title: The cot where I was born

First Line: I've roam'd beneath a foreign sky

Firth b.26(373)

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Edition - Bod5158

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3819) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Thy sweet silver light bonny moon

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

Firth b.26(337)

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Edition - Bod6928

Imprint Names:  Burdett, J.T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by J.T. Burdett, St. John Str., Smithfield

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24465

Title: The postman's knock

First Line: What a wonderful man the postman is

Authors:  Thornton, L.M., d. 1888

Themes:  Postmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1086

Title: Scenes that are brightest

First Line: Scenes that are brightest

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

Firth b.25(61)

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Harding B 11(3130)

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Edition - Bod3129

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1853 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8148

Title: The soldier's farewell, or, Heaven defend the right

First Line: Farewell, farewell, old England

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah, over Hounslow Heath to roam

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Firth b.26(379)

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Edition - Bod13733

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Young Spencer the rover

First Line: These words were composed by young Spencer the rover

Themes:  Roving

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp that once in Tara's halls

First Line: The harp that once through Tara's halls

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.26(381)

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Edition - Bod7037

Imprint Names:  Dodds, M.S.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1834 and 1870

Imprint: Newcastle: Printed by Matthew S. Dodds, 33 & 34, Quayside

Series Identifier: 114


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: The twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the west end, though I must not tell where

Themes:  Domestic violenceLetter-writingShoemakersPostmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8446

Title: The Welch harper

First Line: Over the sunny hills I stray

Firth b.34(291)

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Firth b.34(292)

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Edition - Bod7246

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey to the fair

First Line: 'Twas on the morn of sweet May-day

Themes:  FairsRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13864

Title: The maid of Llangollen

First Line: Tho' lowly my lot and though poor my estate

Subjects:  Wales

Themes:  WealthSocial status

Firth b.26(372)

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Edition - Bod7249

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1851 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: The old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee ribber

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13819

Title: Up with the standard of England

First Line: Hark, where the Lion is roaring

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(378)

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Edition - Bod7252

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, Britannia Office, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2685

Title: Tom Moody

First Line: You all knew Tom Moody, the whipper-in, well

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Dogs

Firth b.26(380)

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Edition - Bod10273

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Come all ye young men and maidens, attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  London (England)Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: Answer to Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Young Henry, a sailor bold, as ever plough'd the main

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.26(371)

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Edition - Bod8207

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  [1856]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32462

Title: A new song on the proclamation of peace between the allied powers & Russia

First Line: Good people all, I pray attend, of high and low degree

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20489

Title: Now to the forest

First Line: Now to the forest we repair

Notes:  A fill-up

Firth c.14(374)

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Edition - Bod15224

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: It was down in yonder valley a young lady did dwell

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - death in battle

Firth b.26(375)

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Edition - Bod18730

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  2806 c.16(33) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 80


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V123

Title: Allen and Sally

First Line: 'Twas in the evening of a wintry day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19617

Title: The mon at mester Grundy's

First Line: Good law! how things are alter'd now

Themes:  Social statusServants

Firth b.27(533)

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Harding B 11(35)

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Johnson Ballads 3291

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Edition - Bod22621

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy and wet

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp in Tara's halls

First Line: The harp that once through Tara's halls

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.26(376)

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Edition - Bod24033

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1815]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Sreet [sic], Seven Dials

Notes:  Curzon b.33(162) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 577

Title: Boney's total defeat, and Wellington triumphant

First Line: You've heard of a battle that's lately been won

Authors:  Thompson, J.

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Firth c.14(43)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7858

Imprint Names:  Davis, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1743]

Imprint: London: Printed for T. Davis in Shorts-Gardens

Notes:  Date: see Firth b.8(33)

Sheet References:  ESTC: N71156

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5219

Title: Beef and butt beer, against mum and pumpernicle

First Line: In good king G---'s golden days

Tune: Charles of Sweden

Themes:  Austrian Succession, War of, 1740-1748

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4306

Title: H---n---r scrubs, or a Bumper to old England huzza

First Line: Here's a health to the king and speedy peace

Tune: Down among the dead Men

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Austrian Succession, War of, 1740-1748

Firth b.33(13)

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