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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 926

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23641

Title: Willy of the Green

First Line: On Tay's sweet pleasant banks how happy have I stray'd


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1220

Title: The adieu

First Line: Adieu ye streams that smoothly flow


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1293

Title: I'm his only daughter

First Line: Down in the valley my father did dwell


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V267

Title: The blue tail'd fly

First Line: A hungry fish once chanced to espy


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V29592

Title: [None]

First Line: My cot is called the sweetest cot

Tune: In a cottage near a wood


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V23664

Title: 'Tis just the time for lovers

First Line: Behold the moon o'er western hills

Tune: I love thee ever dearly


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2124

Title: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

First Line: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V12375

Title: I saw from the beach

First Line: I saw from the beach, when the morning was shining

Tune: Rose bud in summer



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Sheet - Harding B 11(926)

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4885

Title: Dolly Dixon

First Line: I'm Robin the ploughboy fro Saddleworth come

Themes:  Fairs


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22720

Title: Navvy on the line

First Line: I am a navy [sic] bo[l]d, that has tramp'd the country round, sir

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish



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Sheet - 2806 c.9(26)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Slip.
Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2377).


Ballad - Roud Number: V750

Title: Mary, the pride of the shamrock shore

First Line: Down by a lovely river



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Sheet - Harding B 25(926)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 17123

Title: Irish wedding

First Line: Sure wont you hear

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Marriage



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(26)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V33849

Title: A new song call'd The malisia [sic] man

First Line: Its in this town of high renown a lovely maid did dwell

Themes:  Social statusSoldiers



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