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Edition - Bod1686

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: V15567

Title: Soldier boy

First Line: Ye kind hearted mortals my father behold

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.18(293)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1798)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15394

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: V604

Title: Awkward recruit

First Line: Behold poor Will just come from drill

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 17(14b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21104

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking [sic] his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(267)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(330a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5806

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: 904

Title: High Germany

First Line: O Polly love, O Polly love, the rout is begun

Themes:  SoldiersLovers partedPregnancy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34444

Title: Humphrey Duggins

First Line: Old Humphrey Duggins, he wanted a wife

Harding B 11(1536)

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Edition - Bod5928

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1621

Title: Henry's gone to the wars

First Line: Ah! my heart from my bosom did fly

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 17(124b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 860

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12604

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: V1016

Title: Paddy Carey

First Line: Twas at the town of neat Cloghen

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10192

Title: The king's coachman

First Line: Its Ike and Gibball and bonney goes free

Themes:  Coach drivers

Harding B 11(2907)

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Edition - Bod13014

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16204

Title: The fight

First Line: The fight, the fight, the bold -- the battle fight

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(4359)

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Edition - Bod13054

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(3355) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am a roving journeyman

Themes:  Roving

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 588

Title: Success to the Blues

First Line: As I was going down Rosemary-lane

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3353)

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Edition - Bod13084

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(3353) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am a roving journeyman

Themes:  Roving

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 588

Title: Success to the Blues

First Line: As I was going down Rosemary-lane

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3355)

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Edition - Bod13661

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V359

Title: Cigars and cogniac

First Line: He who wears a regimental suit

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20180

Title: Under the rock

First Line: Merrily while the deer is browsing

Themes:  Hunting

Harding B 15(46b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod13666

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V29768

Title: The death of Tom Firelock

First Line: Scarce vengeance had ceas'd from the cannon's loud roar

Tune: Pretty Nancy of Yarmouth

Authors:  Kelly, C.

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(494)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13801

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1536).


Ballad - Roud Number: 904

Title: High Germany

First Line: O Polly love, O Polly love, the rout is begun

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 17(127b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10271

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly headed plough boy

First Line: A curly headed plough boy, five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(459)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8748

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 493

Title: The new deserter

First Line: I am a young farmer and Johnny is my name

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(132)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1336)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8767

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V17235

Title: Soldier's life

First Line: Who'll serve the King? cried the sergeant aloud

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(106)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1804)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1008

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8851

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 819

Title: The bonnet so blue

First Line: Down in a valley in the town of Yorkshire

Subjects:  Hull (England)

Themes:  SoldiersPortraiture

Firth c.14(187)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(34b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8910

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Prtnter [sic] Wholesale Toy & Marble War[e]house 6, Great st Andrew strest [sic] 7 Diats [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V1112

Title: The soldier's gratitude

First Line: Whate'er my fate, where'r I roam

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(248)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1803)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1007

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15186

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads, slightly variant; see Harding B 11(3842).


Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 16(288d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15689

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly headed plough boy

First Line: A curly headed plough boy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 17(68a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17010

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V30346

Title: The bold Forty second

First Line: Behold this proud trophy Bellona hath fam'd

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(236)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5153

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(3328) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1218

Title: The Rose of Allandale

First Line: The morn was fair, the skies were clear

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the royal waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning I was walking

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3325)

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Johnson Ballads 264

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Edition - Bod5248

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15298

Title: [T]he soldier who died for his king

First Line: Dear maid of my soul! should I perish

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3138

Title: Lord Ullin's daughter

First Line: A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Harding B 11(3586)

Notes:  Harding B 11(3586); Imperfect: torn at lower edge.


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Johnson Ballads 274

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Johnson Ballads 275

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Edition - Bod5802

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew St. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23929

Title: Brighton camp or, the girl I left behind me

First Line: I am lonesome since I crossed the hills

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13889

Title: Banks of Doun

First Line: Ye bank and braes of bonny Doon

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(455)

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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 - 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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