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Edition - Bod1061

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 365

Title: Arthur O'Bradley's wedding

First Line: Come, neighbours, and listen a while

Themes:  Weddings

Firth b.25(78)

Notes:  Firth b.25(78); numbered in MS.: 407


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Harding B 11(106)

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Johnson Ballads 155

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Edition - Bod1409

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14, Great St Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V633

Title: Pray Goody

First Line: Pray, Goody, please to moderate

Firth b.26(127)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(211d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5666

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6 Grea[t] st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 17792

Title: The gallant sailor

First Line: Farewell thou dear and gallant sailor

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(17)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(706)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 831

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5748

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts, 14 Great St Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5097

Title: Chit chat

First Line: Pretty little damsels how they chat

Themes:  Fashions

Firth c.21(78)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(49a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6536

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Dever, Printer 7, Dials London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30731

Title: Salisbury agricultural show

First Line: From all parts of Europe in thousands they fly

Subjects:  Salisbury (England)

Themes:  Agricultural shows

Firth b.25(176)

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Firth c.19(188)

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Harding B 13(51)

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Edition - Bod3098

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Marble and toy warehouse, 6, great St. Andrew- st. 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 509

Title: The nut girl

First Line: Come all you brisk young fellows

Themes:  Seduction

Firth c.18(78)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(176a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3101

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great St An-drew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5635

Title: Richmond excursion

First Line: Come all fresh water sailors

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Excursions

Firth c.19(133)

Notes:  Torn at lower edge Slip.


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Harding B 16(225a)

Notes:  Torn at lower edge Slip.


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Edition - Bod13593

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 24420

Title: The dusky night

First Line: The dusky night rides down the sky

Themes:  Hunting

Firth c.19(112)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(79a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7025

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great Saint Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5928

Title: Tripe supper

First Line: Now my friends you all will agree

Themes:  FoodTaverns

Firth b.26(158)

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Firth c.19(251)

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Harding B 11(3880)

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Edition - Bod7123

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial and Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 24450

Title: Who's your hatter?

First Line: Come all pretty maidens of every degree

Themes:  WomenFashions

Firth b.26(252)

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Harding B 11(4178)

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Edition - Bod7450

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V12665

Title: Mister Snout

First Line: Mister Peter Snout was invited out

Themes:  Clergy

Firth b.26(94)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1260)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 914

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10468

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse Great st. Andrew street 7 Diasl [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V5511

Title: The gin shop

First Line: I courted Nelly Brown

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth c.22(74)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(728)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 833

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14920

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8946

Title: The Bunhill row, courtship

First Line: In Bunhill row there lived a dame

Firth c.18(259)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(40b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9752

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 586

Title: The banks of sweet primroses

First Line: As I walked one mid-summer morning

Firth c.18(152)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(107)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15261

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 382

Title: Last Candlemas day: or, Dumble dum deary

First Line: Last Candlemas day, a month or more

Firth b.25(91)

Notes:  Firth b.25(91); numbered in MS.: 506


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Harding B 16(127a)

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Edition - Bod15556

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: [J.] Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dial[s]


Ballad - Roud Number: V20493

Title: Number one

First Line: It's very hard! ... and so it is

Themes:  Marriage prospects

Firth c.20(27)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(175c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22709

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew [st]reet 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1759

Title: The cobler and goose

First Line: A cobler lived at York

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Shoemakers

2806 c.18(65)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth b.26(53)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(388)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22742

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 6, Great st Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13767

Title: Dulce domum

First Line: Deep in a vale a cottage stood

Subjects:  Switzerland

2806 c.18(94)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.26(17)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(562)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1065

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3948

Title: The sprightly painter

First Line: There was a sprightly panter [sic] lived a wanton life

Themes:  TeaWeddingsMillinersPainters

Firth c.20(19)

Notes:  Firth c.20(19) is cropped along top edge. Slip


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Harding B 25(1829)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1068

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Gre[at] st Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad

Title: The queen of May

First Line: When the winter is gone and the summer is come

Themes:  Rural societyMay day

Firth c.18(154)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(216a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1129

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great St Andrew-street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3363

Title: Jack at the windlass

First Line: Come all hands ahoy to the anchor

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(243)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(144a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1198

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  Harding B 25(1934) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V12640

Title: Tom Transom

First Line: Tom Transom a seamen [sic] sound to the back bone

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(306)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(290b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1206

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:  Harding B 16(120c) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1191

Title: A jug of this

First Line: You tiplers all as you pass by

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(18)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(20)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1693

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Toy and Marble warehouse 6 Saint Andrew st 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2972

Title: William's return to his Mary

First Line: It was one summer morning just by the break of day

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(180)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(309d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5143

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Bennett

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrighton

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials [Sold] by Bennett, Brighton


Ballad - Roud Number: V21096

Title: The breeches

First Line: I've often heard Will's wife declare

Themes:  Domestic violence

Firth c.20(159)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(37a)

Notes:  Slip


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