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Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod4227

IconClass Codes:
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
41A141: The usual house or row of houses
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
42B74: Family group, especially parents with their child(ren)
42B12: Mother-love
42B9: Child (young man, young woman) leaving his (her) parents

Sheet - 2806 d.31(74)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 235


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1507

Title: I'm king of the forest glades

First Line: Oh, I'm the child of the forest wild


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13770

Title: The soldier's lament

First Line: Adieu, my mustachios! farewell to my tip!

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - Ashm. G 16(74)

Imprint Names:  Dean, James

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1684

Ballad

Title: A dialogue between Bowman the Tory, and Prance the runagado. A new song

First Line: Bowman. Come murthering miles, where's your Sedan?

References:

ESTC: R171767



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Sheet - Wood E 25(74)

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Ballad - Roud Number: V30317

Title: The love-sick shepheard, or, The dying lovers reprieve

First Line: All in a mirtle grove, where shepheards play

Tune: Long dayes of absence

References:

ESTC: R233205



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 74

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1840]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20678

Title: Arrived at last an heir to the throne of England

First Line: Hark! hark! how the bells do merrily ring

Tune: The roast beef of old England

Subjects:  Victoria Adelaide Mary Louise, Princess Royal, 1840-1901




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Sheet - Harding B 18(74)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Musical instruments. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the sad sea-waves

First Line: By the sad sea-waves



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Sheet - Johnson c.74

Imprint Names:  Roberts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1727

Notes:  6 p. ESTC75200. Foxon R232.


Ballad

Title: Robin-Hood and the duke of Lancaster. A ballad

First Line: Come listen, my friends, to a story so new

Tune: The abbot of Canterbury

References:

ESTC: T75200

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)






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Sheet - Harding B 12(74)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6087

Title: The parson and hogs

First Line: A parson who had a remarkable foible



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Sheet - Harding B 31(74)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Ship (variant). With additional scenes of firemen and soldiers on parade.


Ballad

Title: McClellan for president

First Line: Kind folks, if you will listen, I'll sing to you a song

Tune: Pompey Moore

Authors:  Cross, John C.

Subjects:  McClellan, George B., 1826-1885



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Sheet - Wood 417(74)

Imprint Names:  M.R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Ballad - Roud Number: V32395

Title: A song upon information

First Line: Informing of late's a notable trade

Tune: Conventiclers are grown so brief

References:

ESTC: R12320



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Sheet - Harding B 20(74)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the stile Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30587

Title: A Jew's a man for a' that!

First Line: That all are friends to me it's plain

Themes:  Jews



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Sheet - 2806 c.16(74)

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Notes:  Harding B 11(982) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 219


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22808

Title: The curly headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer, and a farmer's son am I

Themes:  Farmers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22610

Title: The rover's bride

First Line: Oh, if you love me furl your sails



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Sheet - Firth c.19(74)

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7890

Title: A new song composed on the death of lord Nelson

First Line: Come all you gallant seamen, that unite in a meeting

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


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 176

Title: The little dun mare

First Line: The fourteenth day of July last

Themes:  Horse-racing



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Sheet - Harding B 11(74)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Notes:  Firth c.12(370) is another edition. Firth c.12(370) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 54


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8263

Title: Answer to Dublin bay!

First Line: The waves were rough with the tempest blast

Themes:  Shipwreck


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay stream there dwelt a maid

Themes:  ShipwreckPress-gangs



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Sheet - Firth b.25(74)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Harding B 11(747) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServantsCruel parents


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats



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Sheet - Firth b.34(74)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Crafty maid

First Line: Come all ye lads and lasses



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Sheet - 2806 c.13(74)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 930


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33074

Title: The blind boy

First Line: We took him to the mill, mother

Themes:  Blindness


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Poor little Jim

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one

Authors:  Farmer, E.



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Sheet - Firth c.16(74)

Imprint Names:  Woolcock, R.

Imprint Locations:  Helston

Date  [1855]

Ballad

Title: The emperor of Russia's last jig

First Line: Come all that's around I pray give attention

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855



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Sheet - Firth c.17(74)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: The iron child

First Line: Come listen, lads an lasses all

Themes:  PrisonsPaternity



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Sheet - Harding B 1(74)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy



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Sheet - Firth b.26(74)

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11662

Title: I wish I was in Dixey

First Line: I wish I was in the land of cotton

Authors:  Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13751

Title: Beautiful star

First Line: Beautiful star in heaven so bright



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 74

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, George

Date  1809

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 510


Ballad - Roud Number: V411

Title: Heigho! says Thimble

First Line: Thimble's scolding wife lay dead

Tune: Heigho! says Rowley

Authors:  Colman, George, 1732-1794

Performers:  Liston

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre



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Sheet - Harding B 10(74)

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1808

Series Identifier: 501


Ballad - Roud Number: V14333

Title: Mr. Lobski; or The river sprat-catcher

First Line: Young Lobski said to his ugly wife

Authors:  Reynolds, J.F.

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  King's Theatre



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Sheet - Harding B 7(74)

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  The sheet also contains a poem beginning: \"To you in David's town this day\". See Harding B 7(73) for the same cut and poem.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Notes:  Carol


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant

Notes:  Carol


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians awake!

First Line: Christians awake! salute the happy morn

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


4th Ballad


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Sheet - Don. b.13(74)

Imprint Names:  Conyers, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1662 and 1691

Ballad - Roud Number: V13980

Title: The popes pedigree: or, the twineing of a wheelband

First Line: A beggar got a beadle

Tune: London is a brave town

References:

ESTC: R235046

Themes:  Social status



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