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Edition - Bod5710

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: 156

Title: The betrayed maiden

First Line: Of a brazier's daughter who lived near

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Social statusLovers partedServantsIndentured servants

Firth c.18(122)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(23a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5882

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: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 530

Title: Tarry sailor

First Line: I am poor Jack just come from sea

Themes:  SailorsMoney

Harding B 11(778)

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Edition - Bod9500

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: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With sloe black eyes and jet black hair

Themes:  Servants

Firth c.18(113)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(2101)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15672

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: 1293

Title: I'm his only daughter

First Line: Down in a valley my father does dwell

Themes:  Rural societyServants

Firth c.18(44)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(136a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22500

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: 873

Title: A new dialogue, between a husbandman and servant man

First Line: Well met, friend, on the highway

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborersServants

2806 c.18(215)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1337)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1179

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale and retail toy warehouse, 31, Dudley st 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4876

Title: Gutta purcha [sic] mouse

First Line: This is the age of wonder, fashion and delight

Themes:  SeductionServantsChartismGutta-percha

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1821

Title: Where is the rover

First Line: Where, where is the rover?

Firth b.25(309)

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Firth b.34(130)

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Harding B 11(1443)

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Edition - Bod1976

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 545A is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V984

Title: A laughable & curious dialogue between a married couple in this town

First Line: In this fair town not long ago

Themes:  AdulteryServants

Firth c.20(182)

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Firth c.26(94)

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Harding B 11(2086)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2086) is stamped: Harvard College Library. Aug. 15, 1916. Kittredge fund.


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Edition - Bod6705

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 31, Dudley st., 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4960

Title: The kitchenmaids lament for her soldier at Chobham

First Line: You are going far away, far away from your poor Bet

Themes:  SoldiersServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: Cease ye winds to blow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V411

Title: Heigho says Thimble

First Line: Thimble's scolding wife lay dead

Firth b.25(362)

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Firth c.14(241)

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Harding B 11(2008)

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Johnson Ballads 539

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Edition - Bod11806

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: V11083

Title: He was such a nice young man

First Line: If pity dwell within your breast

Themes:  ServantsTheft

2nd Ballad

Title: Good bye my love, good bye

First Line: Good bye my love good bye

Harding B 11(1504)

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Johnson Ballads 856

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Edition - Bod12033

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: V1581

Title: Jack of all trades

First Line: Oh! I am a drover I drive along the road

Themes:  Tradesmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 510

Title: Cookey's courtship or; cupboard love

First Line: Tis a pity you should tease me so

Themes:  FoodServants

Harding B 11(1836)

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Edition - Bod7120

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 297

Title: Lady who fell in love with a prentice boy

First Line: Down in Cupid's garden for pleasure I did walk

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusServantsLotteries

Firth c.18(119)

Notes:  MS title on Firth c.18(119): Cupids Garden Slip


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Harding B 16(124a)

Notes:  MS title on Firth c.18(119): Cupids Garden Slip


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Harding B 25(1046)

Notes:  MS title on Firth c.18(119): Cupids Garden Slip


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Johnson Ballads 888

Notes:  MS title on Firth c.18(119): Cupids Garden Slip


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Edition - Bod14594

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1841

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times, for 1841

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Tune: Irish Molly

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersSocial statusRailwaysPolitics and government - 19th centuryTrade depressionServantsPoor law

Firth c.16(240)

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Harding B 14(327)

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Johnson Ballads 696

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Edition - Bod13914

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7190

Title: Deep as the fountain

First Line: Deep as the fountain of this beating heart

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With sloe-black eyes and jet black hair

Themes:  Servants

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V12033

Title: Lubin is away

First Line: My mother bids me bind my hair

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Banks of Allan water

First Line: On the banks of Allan water

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 5510

Title: Charlie is my dar[l]ing

First Line: Charlie is my darling

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1745

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 3122

Title: We're a noddin

First Line: And we're a' noddin nid, nid noddin

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2190

Title: The Highland lad

First Line: A Highland lad my love was born

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V610

Title: [None]

First Line: Twas morn and loud the blackbird sung

Tune: Woodland Mary

Harding B 11(736)

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Johnson Ballads 778

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Johnson Ballads 779

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