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Edition - Bod7318

Imprint Names:  Todd, J.

Imprint Locations:  Easingwold

Date  c.1815

Imprint: Todd, Printer, Easingwold

Series Identifier: 81


Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlins

First Line: A little old woman a living she got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

Firth b.26(448)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(862)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5807

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: John Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats Street, Manchester

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: Highland Jane

First Line: As I walk'd out one morning fair

Themes:  Widowers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9140

Title: Be mine, dear maid

First Line: Be mine, dear maid: my faithful heart

Harding B 11(1539)

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Edition - Bod2513

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Prinier [sic], &c., 81, Bridge Street, Northampton


Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: The wife's dream

First Line: Now tell me, mary, how it is that you can look so gay

Themes:  DrunkennessDomestic relations

Firth c.22(108)

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Harding B 11(4203)

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Edition - Bod13996

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2731)

Series Identifier: 81


Ballad - Roud Number: V20487

Title: Now death is come

First Line: I am a sinner quite undone

Themes:  Death

Harding B 16(174b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9874

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, &c., 81, Bridge Street, Northampton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 397

Title: Upon those mountains high

First Line: One evening as I rambled

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13876

Title: Lovely night

First Line: Lovely night! lovely night!

Authors:  Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870

Firth c.18(279)

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Harding B 11(3962)

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Johnson Ballads 1974H

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Edition - Bod18581

Imprint Names:  Sabine and Son

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: Printed and sold by Sabine and Son, 81, Shoe Lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V13163

Title: The lamp-lighter's poem

First Line: Again my muse her gratitude displays

Themes:  SeasonsLamplighters

Harding B 37(12)

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Edition - Bod4855

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Firth c.13(81) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 535


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: Sally, and her true love Billy

First Line: '[T]is of a young sailor, from Dover he came

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Red, white and blue

First Line: O Britannia the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 11(3401)

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Edition - Bod5096

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Park-road, Preston

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: J.H. Firth c.12(41) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The 21st, of October

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The prentice boy

First Line: Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Themes:  Social statusLotteries

Harding B 11(438)

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Edition - Bod6666

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81. Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6251

Title: Discription [sic] of the bloomers

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens of every degree

Themes:  Bloomerism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13823

Title: Thou art gone from my gaze

First Line: Thou are [sic] gone from my gaze

Firth b.25(324)

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Harding B 14(149)

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Johnson Ballads 1973C

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Edition - Bod6671

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3169

Title: The cottager's daughter

First Line: Down in the valley my father did dwell

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 959

Title: The sailor's courtship

First Line: A pretty young shepherdess was keeping her sheep

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.25(330)

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Harding B 11(710)

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Johnson Ballads 1973B

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Edition - Bod6678

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1865

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Hark! I hear the cuckoo singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Firth b.25(338)

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Harding B 11(763)

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Johnson Ballads 3335

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Edition - Bod6688

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Answer to Jeannot and Jeannette

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my own Jeanette though far away I go

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict's ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.25(349)

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Harding B 11(76)

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Johnson Ballads 1973

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Edition - Bod6690

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1194

Title: Answer to the Cavalier

First Line: One fine summer's day

Subjects:  Hong Kong

Themes:  Rejected suitorLetter-writing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33932

Title: I'm a flirt

First Line: I'm a flirt, I'm a flirt, I'm a flirt ready made

Subjects:  France

Firth b.25(350)

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Harding B 11(86)

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Johnson Ballads 1973A

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Edition - Bod6714

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher, 81 Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13863

Title: The lovers parting

First Line: Farewell my dearest Henry, since you to sea must go

Tune: Jeanette and Jeannot

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad

Title: I've journeyed oft in slap-up vans

First Line: I've journey'd oft in slap-up van[s]

Firth b.25(372)

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Firth c.12(283)

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Harding B 11(2245)

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Edition - Bod6737

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher, 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: Phoebe Morel, the slave

First Line: I had a dream a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

First Line: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth b.25(394)

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Harding B 11(2999)

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Johnson Ballads 3344

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Edition - Bod3670

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(438).

Series Identifier: 81


Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The prentice boy

First Line: Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusApprenticesMerchantsCruel parentsLotteries

Harding B 25(1556)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11701

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer & Publisher, 81, Bridge Street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V714

Title: Grand conversation on brave Nelson

First Line: As some heroes bold, I will unfold together were conversing

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V23756

Title: My Switzer home

First Line: Nay tempt me not! I would not roam

Subjects:  Switzerland

Harding B 11(1387)

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Johnson Ballads 3357

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Edition - Bod11890

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W.

Imprint Locations:  Stockport

Date  c.1805

Imprint: Printed by R. and W. Dean, 81, Lower Hillgate, Stockport


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26176

Title: A hymn for Christmas-day

First Line: Sing, ye ransom'd nations sing

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7175

Title: A hymn for Christmas-day

First Line: Let peace her olive-wand extend

Themes:  Christmas

Harding B 11(1612)

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Edition - Bod12631

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Firth c.16(257) is another edition. Firth c.21(48) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Hymn 81 and 82


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20487

Title: Now death is come

First Line: I am a sinner quite undone

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15931

Title: Mechanics' lamentation

First Line: Come listen dear neighbours to these lines I've made

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(2731)

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Edition - Bod7259

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  2806 b.11(81) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3946

Title: The sprightly Irishman

First Line: I am a weaver by my trade

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 17(297b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 61

Notes:  Slip.



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Edition - Bod8777

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1655

Title: The bold deserter. Or, Why did I desert?

First Line: My parents reared me tenderly

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23116

Title: I'm ninety five

First Line: I'm ninety five, I'm ninety five

Firth c.14(128)

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Harding B 11(368)

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Edition - Bod14028

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer &c., 81 Bridge Street, Northampton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7890

Title: Death of Lord Nelson

First Line: Come all you gallant seamen that unites a meeting

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23610

Title: Why did my master sell me

First Line: Oh, I have lost my Dinah

Themes:  SlaveryBlackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(833)

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Johnson Ballads 3350

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Edition - Bod19756

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long Lane, London

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(81).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1837

Title: The answer to \"Oh! cruel\"

First Line: Oh! cruel were my parents that envied our love

Themes:  SailorsBeggarsNaval battles

Harding B 17(9a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 344

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3043

Notes:  Slip.


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