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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 - Bod3113

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great saint Andrew st. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5100

Title: Portsmouth harbour

First Line: Our ship in Portsmouth harbour

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsSocial statusLovers reunited

Firth c.12(378)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(202)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(210b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15199

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & sold by J Pitts No 14 Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1175

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William was a seamen [sic] true

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Firth c.13(4)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(316d)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod14058

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22627

Title: Disconsolate maid

First Line: As near to Portsmouth dock I stray

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14364

Title: Little gipsey lass

First Line: A gipsey I was born and a gipsey remain

Notes:  Harding B 25(1120) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Social statusGipsies

Harding B 11(901)

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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 - Bod22635

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1093 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3059

Title: The keel row

First Line: As I came through the Cannon-gate

Subjects:  Newcastle (England)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13787

Title: The minute-gun at sea

First Line: When in the storm on Albion's coas[t]

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(1355)

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Edition - Bod12627

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2595A) is another issue Johnson Ballads 238 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You lovers all both great and small attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

Harding B 11(2595)

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Johnson Ballads 239

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Edition - Bod13956

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Firth b.25(74) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression Firth b.25(74) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Themes:  Social statusCruel fatherWoman in disguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Themes:  Pets

Harding B 11(747)

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