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Edition - Bod9960

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 1240

Title: Old Towler

First Line: Bright Chanticleer proclaims the dawn

Themes:  Hunting

Firth c.19(108)

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Harding B 11(2831)

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Edition - Bod17345

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 1013

Title: Rev. father Tom, O'Neill

First Line: There was a widow in this town

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of nine ballads with the type rearranged and the omission of one stanza; see Harding B 40(7)

Themes:  Perjury

Edition - Bod7746

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: Recitations for the million 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 4433

Title: Alonzo the brave, and the fair Imogine

First Line: A warrior so bold, and a virgin so bright

Firth b.27(530)

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Edition - Bod8259

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning, as day was dawning

Subjects:  India

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(237)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9616

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 611

Title: Advent[ures of brave] Jack O'Do[nough]

First Line: Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws [of disdain]

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(28)

Notes:  Top right corner torn Slip


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Edition - Bod20733

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. 7 stanzas


Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell to dear Erin, I now must leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.10(84)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16862

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20629

Title: The 7 legged racer, Pincushion (commonly called Creeping) Jenny

First Line: I am called Creeping Jenny, a noted racer have been

Tune: Gee wo Dobbing

Authors:  Checketts, T.

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 19(141)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11468

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman outwitted

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(1103)

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Edition - Bod10877

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 199


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: Seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: Sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Family life

Firth c.26(86)

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Edition - Bod19005

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  A similiar illustration is at Douce Ballads 4(7).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4811

Title: The cook-maid's garland, or The out-of-the-way devil

First Line: You gallants all in London

References:

ESTC: T34065

Subjects:  Croydon (England)Rygate (England)

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 18th century

Harding B 6(49)

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Johnson Ballads 2415

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2415; Imperfect: torn.


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Edition - Bod23115

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4804

Title: Paddy, you're the devil, or, A parody on Willy, we have missed you

First Line: Oh, Paddy, is it you, jewel

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27883

Title: Elegiac lines, on the six persons who were burned in Westmoreland st. on the evening of the 7th of June, 1866

First Line: Oh! sad and dismal is the tale, alas! I have to tell

Themes:  Fire

2806 b.9(274)

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Edition - Bod3905

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Artists: 

Notes:  The third illustration is signed: W.K.

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33974

Title: The Shan Van Vouch

First Line: Oh, the time is coming on

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12816

Title: A new song called Derry down

First Line: They tell you dear girl I am given to roam

Authors:  Russell, Henry, 1812-1900

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2836

Title: A new song called Nancy Till

First Line: Cown [sic] in the cane-brake, close by de mill

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V23726

Title: An admired song called My £1 5s

First Line: It's of a tradesman and his wife I hear the other day

Themes:  Money

Harding B 19(87)

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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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