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Edition - Bod1866

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.WigensTaylor

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Mr. Wigens, 14, King's Mead Square, Bath, and Taylor, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4875

Title: The labourer's welcome home

First Line: The ploughman whistles o'er the furrow

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1277

Title: The weaver's daughter

First Line: Across the fields one sweet May morn

Harding B 11(2017)

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Edition - Bod5786

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.WigensTaylor

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Mr. Wigens, 14, King's Mead Square, Bath, and Taylor, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5754

Title: The goddess Diana

First Line: Hark the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 382

Title: Richard of Taunton

First Line: Last new year's day I've heard say

Themes:  Rejected suitorSocial status

Harding B 11(1343)

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Edition - Bod5823

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage past

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  TavernsSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: It was on a summer's morning all in the month of May

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1847)

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Edition - Bod642

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: London: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by Mr Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  With a prose account of the ballad story


Ballad - Roud Number: V20960

Title: The young man's dream

First Line: Give ear ye gay deluded youths

Themes:  Crime - 19th century

Harding B 45(1)



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Edition - Bod6177

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondonBrighton

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, and Mrs. Boyes, Market-Street, Brighton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow over mountains

First Line: Follow, follow, over mountaih [sic]

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5740

Title: Poor Mary Anne

First Line: Here below the green turf, sleepeth

Harding B 16(97a)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod6192

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonBrightonBrightonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Bennett & Boyes, Brighton; Marshall, Bristol, &c.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9617

Title: The lamenting maid

First Line: Early one morning, just as the sun was rising

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9589

Title: Answer to the Lamenting maid

First Line: Who's that I hear making such lamentation

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 16(124c)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod2275

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 260 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgo[t]

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9567

Title: Answer to Isabelle

First Line: Hist! dearest hist! thy charmer delighted

Harding B 11(3297)

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Edition - Bod2276

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.PierceMarshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSouthboroughBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bookseller, Bristol, and Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4683

Title: Rolling down Wapping

First Line: As I was a rolling down Wapping

Themes:  SailorsProstitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 347

Title: Whale fishery

First Line: We can no longer stay on shore

Notes:  Harding B 17(332b) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Whaling

Harding B 11(3307A)

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Edition - Bod2364

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Harding B 11(3641) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9277

Title: The stage of life

First Line: Good people all I pray draw near

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 124

Title: The mermaid

First Line: On Friday morning as we set sai[l]

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(3642)

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Edition - Bod13463

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettMarshall, W.Boyes

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonBristolBrighton

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: [first ballad] Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol [second ballad] ... Sold by Bennett, & Boyes, Brighton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 604

Title: The welcome sailor

First Line: As I walked out one night it being dark all over

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 819

Title: Bonnet so blue

First Line: In Manchester town, in fair Lancashire

Themes:  SoldiersPortraiture

Harding B 11(4088)

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Edition - Bod14062

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonBrightonBrightonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Bennett, & Boyse, Brighton; Marshall, Bristol, &c.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1696

Title: The Devil and Mike

First Line: Oh, 'twas on a dusky eve

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: The three butchers

First Line: It was Ips, Gips, & Johnson as I have heard many say

Themes:  MurderHighwaymen

Harding B 11(876)

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Edition - Bod14126

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.TaylorWilly

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolCheltenham

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth court, 7 Dials. Sold by Willy, Cheltenham; and Taylor, Redcliffe Street, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V202

Title: The Nativity. Christmas carol

First Line: Behold the grace appears

Notes:  Carol

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 663

Title: The Fountain of Christ's Blood

First Line: Here is a fountain of Christ's blood

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Passion of Jesus Christ

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17368

Title: A New Christmas Carol

First Line: Hark! all around the welkin rings

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

Harding B 7(43)

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Edition - Bod15715

Imprint Names:  Collard, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Date  c.1820

Imprint: W. Collard, Printer, Bristol & Hotwells


Ballad - Roud Number: V5914

Title: Elegy on the death of queen Caroline who died Aug. 7, 1821, aged 53 years

First Line: Ah! what now shall ease our sadness

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821

Harding B 17(82b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19648

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Lawrence Hill, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 167

Title: The Leicester chambermaid

First Line: Its of a brisk young butcher as I have heard 'em say

Themes:  Paternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16217

Title: The good husband

First Line: Come all you frolicsome fellows

Themes:  Marriage

Johnson Ballads 216

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Edition - Bod6195

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesSharman, J.Harris, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonCambridgeSalisbury

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by Marshall, Bristol; Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; J. Sharman, Cambridge; Pierce, Southborough; Boyes, and Bennett, Brighton; & R. Harris, Salisbury

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(102)


Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 16(149a)

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Edition - Bod6951

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(147) is another impression with a variant final line in the first ballad.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1415

Title: The banks of Inverary

First Line: Early one summer's morning, along as I did pass

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 993

Title: The constant lovers

First Line: A sailor courted a farmer's daughter

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(146)

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Edition - Bod2069

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(146) is another impression with a variant final line in the first ballad.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1415

Title: The banks of Inverary

First Line: Early one summer's morning, along as I did pass

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 993

Title: The constant lovers

First Line: A sailor courted a farmer's daughter

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(147)

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Edition - Bod2195

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesHarris, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonBristolLondonBrightonSalisbury

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by Bennett, and Boyes, Brighton. [second ballad] Sold by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; W. Marshall, Bristol and R. Harris, Salisbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: The painful plough

First Line: Come all you jolly ploughmen of courage stout and bold

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V176

Title: I'm in haste

First Line: As 'cross the field the other morn

Harding B 11(2936)

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Harding B 20(128)

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Edition - Bod2375

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Lawrence-Hill, Bristol

Notes:  Harding B 11(3672) is another edition Harding B 11(3674) is another edition


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 949

Title: The storm

First Line: Cease rude Boreas, blust'ring rail[er]

Authors:  Stevens, George Alexander, 1710-1784

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black ey'd Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Harding B 11(3673)

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Edition - Bod12021

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondonBrightonBrighton

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold b[y] W. Marshall, Bristol; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Roa[d] Crescent; Bennett, & Boyes, Brighton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 308

Title: The Irish girl

First Line: Abroad as I was walking down by a river side

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 261

Title: The transport

First Line: Come all young men of learning a warning take by me

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1779)

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Edition - Bod12776

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.PierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesInkpen, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonLewes

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Marshall, Bristol; Inkpen, Lewes; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; and Mrs. Boyse, Brighton. Sold by Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3502

Title: Parody on Home

First Line: I courted a fair maid, and lov'd her so dear

Themes:  Domestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31035

Title: Mr Lowe, and Miss Cundy

First Line: A spruce linen draper, one Mr. John Lowe

Harding B 11(2941)

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Edition - Bod12850

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesInkpen, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonLewes

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; Inkpen, Lewes; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Boyse, and Bennett, Brighton & Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12987

Title: Paddy's land

First Line: One evening all alone

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4744

Title: Be careful in choosing a wife

First Line: Now all young men that's going to wed

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(2927)

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Edition - Bod13500

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; also by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent. sold by Bennett, Brighton, and Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: The bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As early one morning I chanced for to stray

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The bonny blue jacket

First Line: As early one morning I chanc'd for to roam

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(400)

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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 - Bod18793

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceMarshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials ... Sold by Bennett, Brighton, & Pierce, Southborough [and] Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Harding B 20(192) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch the bold smuggler

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the winds from the northward blew keen[ly]

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: The heart that can feel for another

First Line: Jack Steadfast and I were bo[th mess]mates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(4249)

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Johnson Ballads 291

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Johnson Ballads 292

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Johnson Ballads 293

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