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Edition - Bod6076

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Narble [sic] Warehouse, 6, Great st, Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1781

Title: The oyster man

First Line: You've heard of a dandy dogs meat blade

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 12(70)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Harding B 25(1443)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 932

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 933

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 934

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 935

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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John Johnson Trades and Professions 4 (111)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.

Edition - Bod11788

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: V380

Title: Homeward trot Dido and I

First Line: When the grey morning breaks

Themes:  HuntingDogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(1566)

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Harding B 11(1567)

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Johnson Ballads 200

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Edition - Bod19441

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: V17273

Title: The cries of London

First Line: Oh! what fun is to be seen in town every day

Themes:  Street tradersBallad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V633

Title: Pray Goody

First Line: Pray goody please to moderate

Johnson Ballads 178

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Edition - Bod19908

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2456

Title: Old woman of Rumford

First Line: There was an old woman of Rumford

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2902

Title: The rose in June

First Line: Some idly throughout spend their time

Johnson Ballads 243

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Edition - Bod5371

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 859 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

First Line: Fair Helen once more from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Street tradersSocial status

Johnson Ballads 858

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5372

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 858 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

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

Themes:  Street tradersSocial status

Johnson Ballads 859

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6957

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierce, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Pierce, Southborough, and Bennett, Brighton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: Little Mary, the sailor's bride

First Line: As William and Mary strayed by the sea side

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5448

Title: The primrose girl

First Line: Come buy of poor Kate primroses I sell

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.25(92)

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Johnson Ballads 221

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Edition - Bod19173

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Mo[n]mouth-Court, 7 D[i]als


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V182

Title: Biddy the basket woman!

First Line: If ever you go to London town

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

Johnson Ballads 164

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Edition - Bod19503

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: 2375

Title: The black-bird

First Line: Upon a fair morning, for soft recreation

Attributation: From Ramsay's Tea-table miscellany

Authors:  Ramsay, Allan, 1686-1758

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 166 is another impression of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20498

Title: The nosegay girl

First Line: Thro' the town or village gay

Themes:  Street traders

Johnson Ballads 165

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Edition - Bod5098

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierce, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-ct. 7 Dials. Battledores, lotteries, primer, &c. sold very cheap. Sold by Batchelar, 14 Hackney road crescent; Bennett, Edward-st., Brighton, & Pierce, Southborough

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 194 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: Grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva was viewing of some implements

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.25(84)

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Johnson Ballads 193

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Edition - Bod5229

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceBatchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-ct. 7 Dials ... Sold by Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Bennett, Edward-st, Brighton, & Pierce, Southborough

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 193 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: Grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva was viewing of some implements

Themes:  Politics and government

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Johnson Ballads 194

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