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Edition - Bod8258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, & Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st, Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1277

Title: Female tar

First Line: Come all you blooming damsels & listen to my song

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(248)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(649)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8263

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1533

Title: Susan's adventures, in a man of war. An answer to the British man of war

First Line: Young Susan was a blooming maid

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(240)

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Harding B 11(3707)

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Edition - Bod20714

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad

Title: Kennady I-o

First Line: There was a gallant lady

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12073

Title: I want money

First Line: I want money, I want money

Themes:  Money

Harding B 11(1982)

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Edition - Bod12313

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: V7338

Title: Mrs. Johnson

First Line: Oh, I have got a charming bride

Tune: Dicky Johnson

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 11(2449)

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Edition - Bod13066

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning, as day was dawning

Tune: The waggon train

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15113

Title: The maid with a love-beaming eye

First Line: The sun at noon-day will be darkness to me

Harding B 11(4367)

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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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