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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 - Bod2764

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 22253

Title: Cherry cheek Patty

First Line: Down in yon village I live so snug

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

Firth b.26(43)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.18(41)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(47b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3477

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 22808

Title: The curly headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer, and a farmer's son am I

Themes:  FarmersRural society

Firth b.26(58)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(458)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 792

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7181

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1155

Title: Cottage on the moor

First Line: My mam is no more and my dad in the grave

Themes:  Rural societyOrphans

Firth b.26(49)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(426)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8544

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 Dals [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V1156

Title: The gleaners

First Line: When the rosy morn appearing

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

Firth b.26(61)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(740)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 836

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 - Bod19440

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 1308

Title: The downhill of life

First Line: In the downhill of life when I find I'm declining

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Rural societyNabobs

Johnson Ballads 181

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1064

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: 884

Title: Tom Brown

First Line: The deuce take the cards, for they give me the gripes

Themes:  Gambling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9446

Title: She lives in the valley below

First Line: The broom bloom'd so fresh and so fair

Themes:  Rural society

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17321

Title: Lullaby

First Line: Peaceful slumb'ring on the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.25(96)

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Edition - Bod1070

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: V1166

Title: Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Line: Come all my happy ploughboys and listen to my song

Tune: Pleasant month of May

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blaz'd in the castle hall

Themes:  Chivalry

Firth b.25(118)

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Edition - Bod1283

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(3073) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V663

Title: Our sheep shearing over

First Line: Our sheep shearing over surround the gay board

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

Firth b.25(111)

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Harding B 11(3072)

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Edition - Bod5608

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, 7 Diais [sic], London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1462

Title: The saucy plough boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens gay

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey & Jenny's trip to the fair

First Line: Twas on the morn of sweet May day

Themes:  FairsRural society

Firth b.26(244)

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Edition - Bod2178

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale toy & Marble Warehouse 6 Great st. Andew [sic] street 7 dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(348a) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 9395

Title: Youug [sic] Colin stole my heart away

First Line: The fields were green the hills were gay

Themes:  Rural society

Firth c.18(77)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(348b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13903

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Firth b.25(118)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1166

Title: Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Line: Come all my happy plough boys and listen to my song

Tune: Pleasant month of May

Themes:  Rural society

Johnson Ballads 298

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18710

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21411

Title: Poverty's no sin

First Line: Poor Kate, with nosegay basket trim

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23092

Title: The squire & farmer

First Line: You farmers and squires of renown, come listen awhile to my ditty

Themes:  AdulteryRural society

Firth b.25(114)

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Firth b.34(239)

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Edition - Bod23563

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy and Marb [sic] Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 di[als]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V253

Title: Birmingham boy in London

First Line: When first I left my mother my sister and brother

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1308

Title: The downhill of life

First Line: In the downhill of life when I find I'm declining

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Rural societyNabobs

Douce Ballads 4(63/64)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper. The motto in the illustration is: Nos mori Adami vivimus tellure colenda


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Edition - Bod1841

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:  Johnson Ballads 735 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13403

Title: She's down in the village a waiting for me

First Line: They tell us that Venus arose from the sea

Themes:  Mythology, classical

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: The merry little soldier

First Line: [I]'m a merry little soldier

Subjects:  India

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5569

Title: Far over land

First Line: Far over land far over wave, a pilgrim I am roaming

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's failed in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Themes:  Rejected suitor

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wandering her[e] I pray?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

Themes:  SeductionRural society

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gallant trobadour [sic]

First Line: Glowing with love on fire for [fame]

7th Ballad

Title: The queen of May

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

Themes:  Rural societyMay day

Firth b.26(143)

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Harding B 11(299)

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Johnson Ballads 733

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Johnson Ballads 734

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Edition - Bod5351

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:  Johnson Ballads 733 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13403

Title: [She's] down in the village a waiting for me

First Line: They tell us that Venus arose from the sea

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: The merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5569

Title: Far over land

First Line: Far over land far over wave, a pilgrim I am roaming

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's fail'd in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Themes:  Rejected suitor

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wand'ring her[e] I pray?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: [G]allant trobadour [sic]

First Line: Glowing with love on fire [for fame]

7th Ballad

Title: The queen of May

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

Themes:  Rural societyMay day

Johnson Ballads 735

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Johnson Ballads 3069

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