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Sheet - Harding B 28(41)

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

1st Ballad

Title: Mon at Mr. Grundy's

First Line: Good law a things are autert na

Themes:  Social status


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 193

Title: A new song, called Sweet Lemminy

First Line: As I was a walking, it was one summer's morning



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Sheet - Ashm. G 16(41)

Imprint Names:  Rydal, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Ballad

Title: The new Catholick ballad

First Line: Good people all to me give ear

Tune: Chevy chase

References:

ESTC: R12305



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Sheet - Harding B 41(5)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V22648

Title: Hoot awa the loon

First Line: When weary Sol gang'd down the West



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Sheet - Curzon b.41(63)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1840]

Series Identifier: 141


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V497

Title: [Remo]val of Napoleon Buonaparte's ash[es]

First Line: Attend, you gallant Britons bold

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


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as we find him



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Sheet - Don. b.13(41)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1678 and 1680

Ballad

Title: The ingenious braggadocia

First Line: I have a mare her colour is white

Tune: Cook Laurel

References:

ESTC: R216440

Themes:  WealthAdulteryCuckoldry



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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod57

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2116

IconClass Codes:
25G41: Flowers

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod2215

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle

Illustration - 4th Illustration on Bod852

IconClass Codes:
25G41: Flowers

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod2244

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41D224: Sleeves

Illustration - 6th Illustration on Bod5684

IconClass Codes:
41A191: Tent

Illustration - 4th Illustration on Bod4834

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41A11: Palace

Illustration - 5th Illustration on Bod4834

IconClass Codes:
41B214: Chimney

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1262

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod1359

IconClass Codes:
41A3281: Key

Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod5891

IconClass Codes:
47D41: Watermill

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod4937

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle

Sheet - Harding B 18(41)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Military cupid.


Ballad

Title: Black ey'd Mary

First Line: I'm lonesome since I crossed the saes

Tune: The girl I left behind me



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Sheet - Firth c.12(41)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.BentleyStewartMeadows

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradfordNewcastleHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(438) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The twenty-first day of October

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

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The 'prentice boy

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



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Sheet - Harding B 5(41)

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Ballad

Title: The jolly Crispin's garland

First Line: Two princely brethren once there were

References:

ESTC: T130513

Themes:  Shoemakers



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Sheet - Wood 401(41)

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1655]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3986

Title: Robin Hoods delight. Or, A merry combat fought between Robin Hood, Little John, and Will Scarelock, and three stout keepers in Sheerwood Forrest

First Line: There is some will talk of lords & knights

Tune: Robin Hood, and Queen Katherine

References:

ESTC: R182809

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)



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Sheet - Harding B 41(2)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7521

Title: Johnny and Mary

First Line: Down the bourn and thro' the mead



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 4(41)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4773

Title: A new summons to Horn fair

First Line: You horned fumbling cuckolds

Themes:  Cuckoldry


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4776

Title: A new summons to all the merry wagtail jades that attend at Horn fair

First Line: Come all you merry jades

Themes:  Cuckoldry



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Sheet - Harding B 1(41)

Imprint Names:  Thompson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad

Title: First oars to L---m---th; or, who strives for, preferment

First Line: At L---m---th dwells as fame reports

Subjects:  Hoadly, Benjamin, 1676-1761Gibson, Edmund, 1669-1748



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Sheet - Harding B 20(41)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1122


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8721

Title: Don't be angry with me darling

First Line: Don't be angry with me darling


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1534

Title: Riding down to Portsmouth

First Line: As a sailor was riding along

Themes:  Sailors



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