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Edition - Bod3100

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble War[e]house 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V24316

Title: Peep at Life in London

First Line: Since Life in London's all the rage

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  EntertainmentsTheaters

Firth b.26(121)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(200c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11469

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monouth-court [sic], 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V20933

Title: Going a shooting

First Line: Some friends of mine for mirth and glee

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  PoliceShooting

Harding B 11(1345)

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Edition - Bod11913

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: [P]aul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4068

Title: I love a policeman as dear as my life

First Line: I am a fair damsel gay buxom and kind

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Police

Harding B 11(1639)

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Edition - Bod5204

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Firth b.26(68) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(69)

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Harding B 11(1533)

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Johnson Ballads 656

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Edition - Bod5205

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Firth b.26(69) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(68)

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Harding B 11(1534)

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Johnson Ballads 655

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Edition - Bod5772

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9793

Title: Fare thee well my love good morrow

First Line: In full pursuit of love and wine

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34176

Title: Regent street

First Line: In London when the weather's fair

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Dandies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cup of nectar. A duet

First Line: Cup of nectar ... rosy nectar

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1144)

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Edition - Bod5784

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: George Riley

First Line: Twas on a summers morning the weather being clear

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21264

Title: Hodge in London

First Line: John Hodge bid his daddy & mammy good bye

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Countryman in LondonTheft

Harding B 11(1305)

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Edition - Bod2691

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1824]

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

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6487

Title: Dreadful occurrence. A full and particular account of a most dreadful accident ... April 19th. 1824

First Line: The morning sun did sweetly shine

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 13(235)

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Edition - Bod11893

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5653

Title: Bannocks of barley meal

First Line: My name is Argyle, you may think it strange

Subjects:  London (England)Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2652

Title: Auld Robin Gray

First Line: When the sheep were in the fauld, and the kye at hame

Authors:  Barnard, Anne, Lady, 1750-1825

Themes:  WealthLovers parted

Harding B 11(162)

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Johnson Ballads 160

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Edition - Bod12159

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: 21876

Title: The Kentish cricketer

First Line: Now fayther and mother they're both dead and gone

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Cricket

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13023

Title: \"And overboard he vent\"

First Line: At Ratcliffe cross the other day when the scullers would not ply

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  Ferrymen

Harding B 11(1983)

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Edition - Bod12688

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11084

Title: The nice yonng [sic] man. An answer to the Nice young girl

First Line: One day as I walked through a street

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Prostitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1777

Title: Old Cunwell the pilot

First Line: Old Cunwell the pilot for many a year

Themes:  SailorsPilots

Harding B 11(2702)

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Edition - Bod13146

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: V1464

Title: St. Paul's and the Monument

First Line: Late one night, when the moon shone bright, and the wind blew in gusts and squalls

Subjects:  London (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1155

Title: Cottage on the moor

First Line: My mam is no more and my dad's in his grave

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1607)

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(3396)

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Edition - Bod7082

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1442

Title: Down by the dark arches

First Line: As I was a walking one night in July

Tune: Green bushes

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionBallad-sellersAdelphi (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1655

Title: The standard of England and banner of France

First Line: Hark! hark! how the lion is roaring

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(211)

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Firth c.17(285)

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Edition - Bod7999

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: V11316

Title: The big bomb. In the Park

First Line: Ye merry men trotting along

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-18141816Cadiz memorial, Horse Guards Parade, London

Firth b.34(26)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8416

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6 Great st, Andrew steet [sic] 7 dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(763) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 7836

Title: The good old days of Adam and Eve

First Line: I sing, I sing, of good times older

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  PrisonsShopkeepersMoneyDuellingPast timesAchilles (statue)Transportation

Harding B 11(1373)

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Edition - Bod9887

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(19) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3190

Title: The adventures of Major Longbow

First Line: I'm a general 'tis well known

Authors:  Corri, Haydn, 1785-1860

Subjects:  IrelandLondon (England)Algiers

Themes:  Eating and drinkingStrength

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

Firth b.27(540)

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Edition - Bod19173

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Mo[n]mouth-Court, 7 D[i]als


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V182

Title: Biddy the basket woman!

First Line: If ever you go to London town

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

Johnson Ballads 164

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Edition - Bod20482

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges' (from Pitts's) wholesale Toy & Marble warehouse 31, Dudley-st, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14968

Title: A rummy old cadger

First Line: Oh, a rummy old cadger am I

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Beggars

Johnson Ballads 518

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Edition - Bod6669

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hod[g]es, (from Pitt's,) wholesale toy & marble warehouse, 31, Dudley street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V359

Title: Cigars and coniac. A favorite song, sung at the London Concerts

First Line: He who wears a regimental suit

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21496

Title: London curiosities

First Line: Now hearken ye gents and ye maids

Tune: Drops of brandy

Subjects:  London (England)Lind, Jenny (Johanna Maria), 1820-1887

Themes:  EntertainmentsSocial criticismExeter Hall (London, England)

Firth b.25(337)

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Harding B 11(2185)

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Johnson Ballads 486

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Edition - Bod12840

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: V3066

Title: The wild white rose

First Line: All in the garden of beauty there grows

Themes:  Fairies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V364

Title: The coal-black steed

First Line: The knight is on his steed again

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8752

Title: The deserted mother

First Line: Sleep on, my poor William, thy father is gone

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14332

Title: The ugly sea

First Line: The sea the sea, the ugly sea!

Subjects:  London (England)Windsor (England)

Themes:  Excursions

Harding B 11(4218)

Notes:  Torn along lower edge.


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Edition - Bod19782

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  The store in the illustration is: The London Tea Company Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(1144) Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(1144)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V34176

Title: Regent street

First Line: In London when the weather's fair

Subjects:  London (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cup of nectar. A duet

First Line: Cup of nectar ... rosy nectar

Johnson Ballads 257

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod21097

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettBatchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by T. Batchelar, 14 Hackney Road Crescent; and Bennett, Brighton

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 227 is another issue Johnson Ballads 228 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1619

Title: Maria Louisa's lamentation. The green linnet

First Line: Curiosity bore a young native of Erin

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: The rat catcher's daughter

First Line: In Westminster not long ago

Subjects:  London (England)

Harding B 11(2328)

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Edition - Bod4799

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12635

Title: Life in London; or the Sprees of Tom and Jerry

First Line: Come all ye swells & sporting blades who love to see good fun

Subjects:  London (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1251

Title: Ere around the huge oak

First Line: Ere around the huge oak that o'ershadows yon mill

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow, follow, over mountain

First Line: Follow, follow, over mountain

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes

First Line: When the southern breezes play

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3083

Title: The hunter's signal horn

First Line: The hunters signal horn is sounding

Themes:  Hunting

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13812

Title: A rose tree

First Line: A rose tree in full bearing

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V674

Title: Some lilies in a valley grew

First Line: Some lilies in a valley grew

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red-cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 36(9)


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Edition - Bod13185

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, P[ri]nter, Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andrew Street, 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of lo[ve]

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20825

Title: Flashy young dustman

First Line: Near Cannon street road a young housemaid did dwell

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  JewsPrisonsPregnancy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlings, hot

First Line: A [l]ittle old woman, a living she got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V21198

Title: The sovereign bank

First Line: A ploaghman [sic] down in Somersetshire

Themes:  MoneyBanks

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V31035

Title: Mr. Lowe, and Miss Cundy

First Line: A spruce linen draper, one Mr. John Lowe

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away, pretty moth to the shade

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes play

First Line: When the southern breezes play

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3540

Title: Answer to the light guitar

First Line: Yes I will leave the fest[i]ve scene

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V11493

Title: I'll away to the bridal

First Line: Faith I'll awa' to the bridal

Themes:  Drinking

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: Glee. -- Red Crois knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy souln [sic] horn

Themes:  Crusaders

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1030

Title: Together let us range

First Line: Together let us range the [fields]

Harding B 11(424)

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