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Sheet - Ashm. G 16(89)

Imprint Names:  B., A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Ballad

Title: The lawyers demurrer argued. By the loyal addressers (the gentlemen) of Grays-Inne, against an order made by the bench of the said society

First Line: Dear friends, and good people, with gowns and with none

Tune: Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: R30171



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Sheet - Don. b.13(89)

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Ballad - Roud Number: V9424

Title: A prospective-glass for Christians; to behold the reigning sins of this age: or The complaint of truth and conscience against pride, envy, hatred, and malice

First Line: As in a slumber I was laid

Tune: Monstrous women

References:

ESTC: R227339

Themes:  WealthMorality



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Sheet - 2806 c.16(89)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 450


Ballad - Roud Number: 1700

Title: The bloody gardener

First Line: You constant lovers I pray lend an ear

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel mother



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Sheet - Wood E 25(89)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.L., P.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(162a) is another edition 4o Rawl. 566(206) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V18728

Title: The new courtier

First Line: Upon the Change where merchants meet

Tune: Cloris, since thou art fled away

References:

ESTC: R180904



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Sheet - Firth c.20(89)

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  The signpost in the first illustration reads (in reverse): To Highgate. To Finchley. The flags held by the figure in the second illustration read: Distress. Gammon. Johnson Ballads 435 torn upper left corner


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4426

Title: Nothing can equal a good woman still

First Line: You sweet pretty lasses wherever you be

Themes:  Women


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, although the harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland



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Sheet - Harding B 6(89)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V19686

Title: The new way to make love; or, The crafty doctor's medicine to gain a fair lady

First Line: Young lovers, for love I'd not have you despair

References:

ESTC: T195377

Subjects:  Oxford (England)



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Sheet - Wood 401(89)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1655 and 1658

Ballad - Roud Number: V7996

Title: The lamentation of John Musgrave. who was executed at Kendall, for robbing the Kings receiver

First Line: To lodge it was my chance of late

Tune: Wharton

References:

ESTC: R234986

Subjects:  Kendal (England)

Themes:  ExecutionsCrime - 17th century



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Sheet - Harding B 12(89)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V2869

Title: The rose bud of summer

First Line: When the rose bud of summer its beauty bestowing



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Sheet - 2806 c.14(89)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 164


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lily of the west

First Line: Its when I came to England some pleasure for to find


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Sweet Ballenden braes

First Line: 'Twas down in a glen where the holly grows green

Themes:  Seduction


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824



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Sheet - Firth c.17(89)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Ballad - Roud Number: V6602

Title: Copy of verses on the shocking wife murder at Boston, Lincolnshire

First Line: You feeling Christians pay attention

Subjects:  Boston (England)

Themes:  Murder



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Sheet - Firth b.20(89)

Imprint Names:  Smith, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Ballad - Roud Number: V31547

Title: The Protestant cuckold: a new ballad

First Line: Though the town does abound so with plots and with shams

Tune: Packington's pound; or, Timothy Dash the scriveners apprentice

References:

ESTC: R8245

Subjects:  Harris, Benjamin

Themes:  Cuckoldry



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Sheet - Firth b.21(89)

Imprint Names:  Popping, S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1710

Ballad

Title: The glorious warriour: or, A ballad in praise of general Stanhope

First Line: When Anne, a princess of renown

Tune: Fair Rosamond

References:

ESTC: T40841

Subjects:  Stanhope, James Stanhope, Earl, 1673-1721




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Sheet - Firth b.34(89)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16087

Title: Dr. de Jongh's cod liver oil

First Line: I'm a poor married man and wretched's my life

Themes:  Domestic relations


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14837

Title: Fish out of water or, After the Prince did sail

First Line: Has there any one here see Jemima

Subjects:  IndiaEdward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

Themes:  Prince of Wales's visit to India, 18751875



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Sheet - Harding B 19(89)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Artists: 

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: Nicholson.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2857

Title: An admired song called The parting glass

First Line: All the money that ere I had I spent it in good company

Tune: Over the hills to my Nancy, O

Notes:  2806 c.15(13) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Drinking


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21527

Title: The lady's conversion to Catholicity

First Line: As I roved out one evening down by a pleasant shade

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4006

Title: Humours of Donnybrook

First Line: Here I am boys a sample of precious bad luck

Tune: Digging for gold



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 89

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1798

Ballad - Roud Number: V32331

Title: The old cheese; an original tale

First Line: Young Slouch, the farmer, had a jolly wife

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

References:

ESTC: N3950



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Sheet - Firth c.26(89)

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Ballad - Roud Number: V32893

Title: Poor Mary, the maid of the inn

First Line: Who is she, the poor maniac, whose wildly fix'd eyes



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Sheet - Firth b.25(89)

Imprint Names:  Cockburn, J.

Imprint Locations:  Carlisle

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3358

Title: Jack Ratlin

First Line: Jack Ratlin was the ablest seaman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V793

Title: Answer to the \"Iniskillen dragoon\"

First Line: One fine summer's morn, all in the month of June

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Firth c.22(89)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 479


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1970

Title: The snob & the bottle

First Line: Good people attend to my song

Themes:  Drunkenness


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: He'll never march again

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Harding B 1(89)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: On the duke of Marlborough's restoration

First Line: Come all you anti-Perkinites

Tune: O London is a fine town

Subjects:  Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century



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Sheet - Harding B 11(89)

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1705

Title: Answer to the stolen child

First Line: Oh, weep, not so lady, thy tears are fasr [sic] streaming

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15431

Title: Carry me back to ole Virginny shore

First Line: Oh, if I wss [sic] only young again

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyVirginia



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Sheet - Harding B 14(89)

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1847]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V34953

Title: Cambridge and royalty

First Line: You Cambridge folks rejoice

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17356

Title: Queen's visit to Cambridge great agricultural flower show

First Line: From London tewn [sic] of high renown

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  Agricultural shows



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Sheet - Harding B 31(89)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: The fountain.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8725

Title: Mother would comfort me

First Line: Wounded and sorrowful, far from my home

Authors:  Sawyer, Charles Carroll



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Sheet - Harding B 18(89)

Imprint Names:  Auner, A.W.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  c.1860

Ballad - Roud Number: V3249

Title: Colored volunteer

First Line: Fremont, he boldly told us

Authors:  Craig, Tom

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Harding B 4(89)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1711

Ballad - Roud Number: V9450

Title: A tale of a Newcastle-salmon

First Line: A salmon of a lord-like size

References:

ESTC: T192367



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Sheet - Harding B 28(89)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1916

Title: New straw bonnet

First Line: I am a girl that's just fifteen

Themes:  Clothing


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11171

Title: Cupid in a camphor bag

First Line: A widow bewitch'd in a dream we find



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