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Edition - Bod258

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.17(207)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1000

Title: The bold privateer

First Line: Fare you well my dearest Polly

Themes:  Lovers parted

Firth c.13(53)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(30a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 170

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 170 is torn. Slip.


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Edition - Bod2522

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., [Pr]inters, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4222) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Anne

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Tune: My Mary Anne

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23097

Title: What will you do, love?

First Line: What will you do, love, when I am going

Themes:  Lovers parted

Harding B 11(4223)

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Edition - Bod2523

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., [Pr]inters, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4223) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Anne

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Tune: My Mary Anne

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23097

Title: What will you do, love?

First Line: What will you do, love, when I am going

Themes:  Lovers parted

Harding B 11(4222)

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Edition - Bod7792

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

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

Firth b.25(74)

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Edition - Bod6018

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) is another impression Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) 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:  Lovers partedTransvestismCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

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

Themes:  Cats

Johnson Ballads 179

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Edition - Bod12821

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Machine Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth c.13(280) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of a fair maid in Oxford city

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: On board the Victory

First Line: I am a young girl whose fortune is great

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(2901)

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Edition - Bod5793

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsManchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr. 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester

Notes:  Wrigley acquired Bebbington's plates; see Firth c.26(242)

Series Identifier: 347


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12625

Title: Great big Irish stew

First Line: I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:  Migrant labor - IrishCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(1400)

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Johnson Ballads 1870

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