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Edition - Bod7522

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: The wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmas eve rather late

Harding B 11(3471)

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Edition - Bod14046

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 2419

Title: Deeds of Napoleon

First Line: You heroes of the day, who are lively, brave and gay

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

Harding B 11(857)

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Edition - Bod14047

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Birmingham: Printed by William Pratt, 82, Digbeth

Series Identifier: 623


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4096

Title: The deeds of our British soldiers

First Line: You sons that belong to this nation

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13790

Title: Kitty Tyrrell

First Line: You're looking as fresh as the morn, darling

Harding B 11(858)

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Edition - Bod14308

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham


Ballad

Title: The pitiful case of Georgey Sloan, and his wife

First Line: Come listen to my song I will not keep you long

Themes:  ServantsCruelty to servants

Harding B 13(157)

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Edition - Bod14805

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 554


Ballad

Title: The sentinel

First Line: I'm one of England's warring sons

Tune: Highland home

Attributation: Words by Will. G Srawley

Authors:  Srawley, William G.

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(277b)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(62b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14985

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, No. 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V4289

Title: The young recruit; or Thirteen pence a-day

First Line: Come and be a soldier, lads, come lads come!

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(396b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15031

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 594


Ballad

Title: Disappointed maid!

First Line: I've oft heard talk of old men, and now I'm caught at last

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 16(176b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15077

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2896).


Ballad - Roud Number: V15070

Title: The overseer and the mad man

First Line: There was a noble overseer as crafty as a mouse sir

Harding B 16(194a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod17140

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 13(178)

Series Identifier: 430


Ballad - Roud Number: V24071

Title: Obadiah the fighting Quaker

First Line: My name's Obadiah, a Quaker I am

Harding B 16(177a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2526

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 382


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1429

Title: William and Phillis

First Line: Said William to young Phillis how came you here so soon

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  ShipwreckWomen sailors

2nd Ballad

Title: The wadering [sic] boy

First Line: I was born in the country far over the mountains

Authors:  Roberts, H. Harrison

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(4229)

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Johnson Ballads 1465

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Edition - Bod3039

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V33040

Title: The true lover's lament for her sweetheart, who was killed at the battle of Inkermann

First Line: As I roved one evening, all in the month of June

Themes:  Inkerman, battle of, 1854

Harding B 15(336a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3362

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 20(92) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12885

Title: The lass with her jet braided hair

First Line: As I walked out one morning quite early

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 11(2078)

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Johnson Ballads 1447

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Edition - Bod11598

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  [1845]

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4636

Title: Free trade

First Line: Since free trade's the cry both in country and town

Themes:  FarmersFree trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13863

Title: The lovers parting

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

Tune: Jeannette and Jeannot

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1263)

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Edition - Bod12003

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V655

Title: In this old chair my father sat

First Line: In this old chair my father sat

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23610

Title: Uncle Tom; or, Why did master sell me?

First Line: Oh, I have lost my Dinah

Themes:  SlaveryBlackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1749)

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Johnson Ballads 1441

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Johnson Ballads 1442

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Johnson Ballads 1443

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Johnson Ballads 1444

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Johnson Ballads 1445

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Johnson Ballads 1446

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Edition - Bod12330

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham

Series Identifier: 86


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V539

Title: Lubin and Mary

First Line: One cold frosty night as her father lay sleeping

Themes:  Seduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: It was on a summer's morning all in the month of May

Harding B 11(2261)

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Edition - Bod12433

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15070

Title: The overseer and the mad man

First Line: There was a noble overseer as crafty as a mouse sir

Themes:  Insanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2657

Title: Go it, Neddy

First Line: My toggery I took out of pawn

Themes:  AdulteryWorking class

Harding B 11(2896)

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Edition - Bod12744

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V243

Title: Bill Bounce the swell cove, out of luck

First Line: In London town there once did dwell

Themes:  PovertyDandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! hark! the drums do beat my love, and I must haste away

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 11(276)

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Edition - Bod12987

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Wm. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 348


Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Some time ago the people said, that English sports were dying

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  Countryman in LondonDancingTheaters

Harding B 11(3120)

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Edition - Bod13115

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15796

Title: Sale of a wife by auction

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay, and banish care and strife

Themes:  Wife-selling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13048

Title: Sandman Joe the St. Giles's pet!

First Line: The other day as Sandman Joe

Harding B 11(3400)

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Edition - Bod13270

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V273

Title: Bob the groom

First Line: My young swells, come pity, pray

Themes:  Horse-racingCoach drivers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7227

Title: Black-eyed Susiannah!

First Line: I've been to the east, I've been to the west

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(360)

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Edition - Bod13460

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 36


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Uncle Ned

First Line: I once knew a nigger, and his name was Uncle Ned

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh speak of a man as you find him

Harding B 11(3928)

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Edition - Bod13520

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed at W. Pratt's cheap Song Warehouse, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 427


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Warbling waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning

Themes:  Carriers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home, sweet home

First Line: 'Mid pleasures and palaces tho' we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Harding B 11(4032)

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Edition - Bod13926

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 484


1st Ballad

Title: The cottage and mill

First Line: Have you seen the new cottage, just built by the squire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7645

Title: Simon the cellarer

First Line: Old Simon, the cellarer, keeps a rare store

Authors:  Bellamy, W.H. (William Henry)

Themes:  Wine

Harding B 11(703)

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Edition - Bod14033

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 372


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: Death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: Bonny laboring boy

First Line: As I roved out one evening, being in the blooming spring

Subjects:  Plymouth (England)

Themes:  Unrequited loveSocial status

Harding B 11(838)

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Johnson Ballads 1437

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Edition - Bod19806

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(2078) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12885

Title: The lass with her jet braided hair

First Line: As I walked out one morning quite early

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 20(92)

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