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Edition - Bod15037

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Effects of love

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 15(94a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1525

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, [P]rinter and Toy Warehouse, Great [s]t Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 954

Title: The wandering girl, or the Bud of rose

First Line: Once I loved a young man as dear as my life

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 25(1996)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19095

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew sreet [sic], 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V26106

Title: The true hearted woman

First Line: All true hearted women take warning by me

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Johnson Ballads 1040

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5772

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, 2, & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9793

Title: Fare thee well my love good morrow

First Line: In full pursuit of love and wine

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34176

Title: Regent street

First Line: In London when the weather's fair

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Dandies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cup of nectar. A duet

First Line: Cup of nectar ... rosy nectar

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1144)

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Edition - Bod6761

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 31, Dudley street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2092

Title: The village beauty

First Line: See the star-breasted villain to yonder cot bound

Notes:  Harding B 16(296c) is another impression of this ballad alone

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentProstitutionCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth b.25(419)

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Harding B 11(3983)

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Edition - Bod2345

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young ramble away

First Line: As I was a walking down Birmingham street

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

Harding B 11(3575)

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Edition - Bod3336

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V502

Title: Brave collier lads

First Line: As I walked forth one summer's morn, all in the month of June

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair al[l] in the summer-tim[e]

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 20(23)

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Edition - Bod11417

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 183 is another edition. Johnson Ballads 183 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Effects of love

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 963

Title: Battle of the Shannon & Chesapeak

First Line: On board the Shannon frigate, in the fine month of May

Themes:  Shannon/Chesapeake engagement, 1813

Harding B 11(1046)

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Johnson Ballads 184

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Johnson Ballads 185

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Edition - Bod12245

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V847

Title: The loss of one hero, or, The plains of Waterloo

First Line: Come all you lovers that are true & constant

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battleWaterloo, battle of, 1815

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: The banks of Allan-water

First Line: On the banks of Allan-water

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 11(2215)

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Edition - Bod13123

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, 6, Great St. Andrew St 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 368

Title: Blow the candle out

First Line: It's of a young prentice who went to court his dear

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4711

Title: Love & liver

First Line: My toggery I took out of pawn

Themes:  AdulteryDomestic strife

Harding B 11(335)

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Edition - Bod20520

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  With: The life of Caroline Lowe [prose] and An Elegy written at her funeral [poem]


Ballad - Roud Number: V30673

Title: The dying penitent's lament

First Line: O listen to my dying song

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 45(2)



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Edition - Bod13927

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: Crazy Jane

First Line: Why [f]air maid [i]n every feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(740)

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Edition - Bod16385

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Mason, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: [P]rinted by C. Paul, 18, Gt. St. Andrew-street, [7] Dials and sol[d] by G Mason 38 Kent-st Boro


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 566

Title: Braren Doun brae

First Line: As I walked out one morning, one morning in the spring

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 386

Title: Rambling boys of pleasure

First Line: Ye rambling boys of pleasure

Notes:  Three stanzas

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time ago since I was digging up land

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 20(22)

Notes:  Cropped.


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Edition - Bod19391

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Firth c.18(155) is another issue of this ballad alone. Johnson Ballads 184 is another edition. Johnson Ballads 184 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Effects of love

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Notes:  Firth c.18(155) is another issue of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 963

Title: Battle of the Shannon and Chesapeak

First Line: On board the Shannon frigate in the fine month of May

Themes:  Shannon/Chesapeake engagement, 1813

Johnson Ballads 183

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Edition - Bod14087

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesSharman, J.Pierce, J.Price

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonBristolLondonBrightonCambridgeSouthborough[s.l.]

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Marshall, Bristol; Price, St. Clement's; Bennett, and Boyse, Brighton; J. Sharman, Cambridge; & J. Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 564

Title: The distress'd maid

First Line: As I was a walking down by a river side

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad

Title: The rambling boy

First Line: I am a wild and rambling boy

Themes:  Suicide

Harding B 11(904)

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Edition - Bod3982

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1823

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing serjeant

First Line: If I had a beau, for a soldier would go

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Women soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7323

Title: The shady bowers

First Line: I'll range around the shady bowers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4525

Title: The ramble

First Line: Twas at midsummer's tide, no matter the day

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V151

Title: Amoret and Phyllis

First Line: Sweet Phyllis well met, the sun is just set

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V17321

Title: Lullaby

First Line: Peaceful slumbr'ing on the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V9084

Title: A favourite pastoral

First Line: Flocks are sporting, doves are courting

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V906

Title: The Cambrian minstrel boy

First Line: Through Cambria's sweet valleys I stray

Performers:  Longhurst, Master

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V189

Title: The beautiful maid

First Line: When absent from her my soul holds most dear

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V14059

Title: Is not it a pity

First Line: I lov'd a lad, a handsome lad

Performers:  Tonstall, Miss

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4973

Title: The happy shepherd

First Line: With the sun I rise at morn

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V3501

Title: Home

First Line: I was courted by a young man who did me betray

Tune: Sweet, sweet home

Authors:  C., J.

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V540

Title: Lowland Mary

First Line: Flow'ry spring has deck'd the dale

Authors:  C., J.

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V3242

Title: Sweet Mary of the dale

First Line: As blythe I tript the other morn

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V17283

Title: The fairy. A midnight madrigal

First Line: Fairest of the virgin train

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The garden gate, a favourite song

First Line: The day was spent, the moon shone bright

Themes:  Marriage

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair. A new song

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V5473

Title: Where roses wild

First Line: Where roses wild were blooming

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V3111

Title: The willow tree

First Line: Don't you remember the vows to tender

Johnson Ballads fol. 17

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 17A is damaged and the title is cut off


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Johnson Ballads fol. 17A

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 17A is damaged and the title is cut off


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Edition - Bod4694

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: London: Printed and published by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth- court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3168

Title: The cottager's daughter. A favourite song

First Line: Ah! tell me ye swains, have you seen my Pastora

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V26763

Title: The green-wood shade

First Line: To an arbor of woodbine ye both shall be led

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13573

Title: The forsaken shepherdess

First Line: Beneath some hoary mountain

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6713

Title: A dawn of hope

First Line: A dawn of hope my soul revives

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V13490

Title: [None]

First Line: A damsel stood to watch the fight

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 8708

Title: The broom of Cowden-knows

First Line: When summer comes, the swains on Tweed

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V601

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Softly sound the martial trumpet

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V23663

Title: Liberty

First Line: Since ev'ry charm on earth combines

Themes:  Liberty

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home! sweet home!

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 8690

Title: Loch-Eroch side

First Line: As I came by Loch-Eroch side

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V6021

Title: The slave

First Line: Sons of freedom! hear my story

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Slavery

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V25152

Title: The mermaid's song

First Line: Now the dancing sun-beams play

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young Love flew to the Paphian bower

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V3169

Title: The cottager's daughter

First Line: Down in yon valley my father does dwell

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V6379

Title: Where is my Lubin

First Line: Ah! where is my Lubin? ye songsters ah where!

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V7486

Title: Chorus of huntsmen in Der Freishutz [sic]

First Line: What equals on earth the delight of the hunsman [sic]

Authors:  Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826

Themes:  Hunting

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V17114

Title: [None]

First Line: O had I been by fate decreed

Attributation: Sung in Love in a village

19th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Attributation: The words from Clare's poems

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V2868

Title: Parody on the Rose-bud of summer

First Line: When gooseberries grow on the stem of a daisy

Harding B 36(17)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 32

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Edition - Bod382

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1823]

Imprint: London Printed and Published by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4094

Title: Deeds of the brave

First Line: Deeds of the brave, inspire a noble strain

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young love flew to the Paphian bower

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V26763

Title: The green-wood shade

First Line: To an arbor of woodbine ye both shall be led

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V6713

Title: A dawn of hope

First Line: A dawn of hope my soul revives

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V13490

Title: [None]

First Line: A damsel stood to watch the fight

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V6021

Title: The slave

First Line: Sons of freedom! hear my story

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Slavery

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 8708

Title: The broom of Cowden-knows

First Line: When summer comes, the swains on Tweed

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V601

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Softly sound the martial trumpet

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V23663

Title: Liberty

First Line: Since ev'ry charm on earth combines

Themes:  Liberty

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home! sweet home

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 8690

Title: Loch-Eroch side

First Line: As I came by Loch-Eroch side

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V13573

Title: The forsaken shepherdess

First Line: Beneath some hoary mountain

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

15th Ballad

Title: The mermaid's song

First Line: Now the dancing sunbeams play

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V17114

Title: O had I been &c

First Line: O had I been by fate decreed

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V3169

Title: The cottager's daughter

First Line: Down in yon valley my father does dwell

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V6379

Title: Where is my Lubin

First Line: Ah! where is my Lubin? ye songsters ah where

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V7486

Title: Chorus of huntsmen in Der Freishutz [sic]

First Line: What equals on earth the delight of the huntsman

Authors:  Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826

Themes:  Hunting

20th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V2868

Title: Parody on the Rose-bud of summer

First Line: When gooseberries grow on the stem of a daisy

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3168

Title: The cottager's daughter. A favourite son[g]

First Line: Ah, tell me, ye swains, have you seen my Pastora

Johnson Ballads fol. 31

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Edition - Bod15912

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and Published by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4094

Title: Deeds of the brave

First Line: Deeds of the brave inspire a noble strain

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young Love flew to the Paphian bower

3rd Ballad
4th Ballad - Roud Number: V446

Title: Draw the sword, Scotland

First Line: Draw the sword Scotland, Scotland, Scotland

Themes:  Scotland

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13886

Title: Glee. (Three voices)

First Line: To all you ladies now at land

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V26763

Title: The green-wood shade

First Line: To an arbor of woodbine ye both shall be led

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1847

Title: Old England for ever shall weather, &c

First Line: Old England thy stamina never has yielded

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4788

Title: A bundle of conundrums

First Line: While in your favour basking

Performers:  Keeley,Robert, 1793-1869

Notes:  Verse and prose

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V6713

Title: A dawn of hope

First Line: A dawn of hope my soul revives

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V601

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Softly sound the martial trumpet

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home! sweet home!

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 8690

Title: Loch-Eroch side

First Line: As I came by Loch-Eroch side

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V13573

Title: The forsaken shepherdess

First Line: Beneath some hoary mountain

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V25152

Title: The mermaid's song

First Line: Now the dancing sun-beams play

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V17114

Title: O had I been &c

First Line: O had I been by fate decreed

Attributation: Sung in Love in a village

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V3169

Title: The cottager's daughter

First Line: Down in yon valley my father does dwell

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V6379

Title: Where is my Lubin

First Line: Ah! where is my Lubin! ye songsters ah where!

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V7486

Title: Chorus of huntsmen in Der Freishutz [sic]

First Line: What equals on earth the delight of the hunsman [sic]

Authors:  Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826

Themes:  Hunting

20th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Attributation: The words from Clare's poems

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V2868

Title: Parody on the Rose-bud of summer

First Line: When gooseberries grow on the stem of a daisy

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3168

Title: The cottager's daughter. A favourite son[g]

First Line: Ah! tell me, ye swains, have you seen my Pastora

Harding B 36(5)

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