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Edition - Bod21166

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 3343

Title: Braes of Birnibouzle

First Line: Will ye gang wi' me lassie

Subjects:  Scotland

2806 c.11(17)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(268)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 749

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11831

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: 13215

Title: Highland home

First Line: My Highland home where tempest blow

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember, love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight nigh[t]

Harding B 11(1538)

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Edition - Bod14271

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts's Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My native Highland home

First Line: My Highland home where tempest blaws

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 12(64)

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Edition - Bod16788

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew reet [sic] 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 22818

Title: Sandy and Jenny

First Line: Come come bonny lassie cry'd Sandy awa'

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 25(1727)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 984

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19448

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: V7896

Title: Bonny brave Scotland

First Line: Where is the land which Scotland surpasses

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15485

Title: The lass of Hazel-Dean

First Line: Beneath a milk-white hawthorn tree

Johnson Ballads 172

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod21252

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 9 [sic] Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My native Highland home

First Line: My Highland home where tempests blows [sic]

Subjects:  Scotland

2806 c.11(48)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.26(103)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(160c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22674

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great St Andrew street 7 Dial


Ballad - Roud Number: V27127

Title: Whistle my love and I'll come down

First Line: Peggy's a maid both kind and fair

Subjects:  Scotland

2806 c.18(331)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.34(312)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(2041)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3016

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1654

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy & marbe [sic] Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2192

Title: The English Irish Highlander

First Line: An Englishman our lad was born

Tune: The Highlandman

Subjects:  ScotlandGeorge IV, king of Great Britain, 1762-1830

2806 c.18(97)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(583)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31. Monmouth Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass of Gowrie

First Line: Upon a simmer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1218

Title: The rose of Allandale

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

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

Johnson Ballads 545

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Edition - Bod2767

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:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(460)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3451

Title: [B]ritannia's lovely Jane

First Line: Departing from the Scottish shore

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Soldiers, Scottish

Harding B 17(39b)

Notes:  Slip. Torn top edge.


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Edition - Bod11510

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts, Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  JealousyMurderCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am a roving journeyman

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)Carlow, county (Ireland)

Themes:  Roving

3rd Ballad
Harding B 11(1229)

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Edition - Bod11830

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 dials


1st Ballad

Title: Highland chieftain

First Line: A cheiftan [sic] to the highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V427

Title: Pretty star of the night

First Line: The daylight has long been sunk into the billow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5809

Title: The minstrel to his steed

First Line: Then up and prepare thee! my own brave steed

Harding B 11(1537)

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Edition - Bod12034

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: V172

Title: The battle of Algiers

First Line: Come all you Britons stout and bold, that love your native land

Subjects:  Pellew, Edward, Viscount Exmouth, 1757-1833

Themes:  1816Algiers, Battle of, 1816

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1526

Title: Poor but honest sodger

First Line: When wild wars deadly blast was blawn, and gentle peace returning

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

Harding B 11(180)

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Edition - Bod13331

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: V3451

Title: Britannia's lovely Jane

First Line: Departing from the Scottish shore

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Soldiers, Scottish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1724

Title: Short black aprons and dandy caps

First Line: My mother says if I say no

Themes:  MarriageWomen

Harding B 11(460)

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Johnson Ballads 751

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Johnson Ballads 752

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Johnson Ballads 753

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Edition - Bod7376

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12371

Title: Oh saw ye the lass wi' the bonny blue e'en

First Line: Oh, saw ye the lass wi' the bonny blue e'en?

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15242

Title: When I was young and fair

First Line: When I was young and fair

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7335

Title: The American serenaders

First Line: We come from de Ohio states

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(509)

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Harding B 11(2757)

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Johnson Ballads 1649

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1649 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 119v)

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Edition - Bod11905

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: V3588

Title: The battle field

First Line: March to the battle field

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28179

Title: Mary's love

First Line: My morn of life how gay how blest

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V989

Title: Answer to my heart and lute

First Line: Your heart and lute you frankly say

Themes:  WealthRejected suitor

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: Blue bonnets over the border

First Line: March! march! Ettrick and Teviodalet [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teutchland I came with my light wares all laden

Themes:  Street tradersGermans

Harding B 11(177)

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Edition - Bod7070

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew stre[et] 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: [John] Anderson my Joe

First Line: [John] Anderson my Joe, I wondor [sic] wha ye mean

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V934

Title: Oh, come to me and pay your rent, a parody on \"Come to me when day lignt [sic] sets\"

First Line: Oh come to me and pay your rent

Themes:  Rent collecting

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing sergeant

First Line: If I had a beau for a soldier would go

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home! sweet home!

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V665

Title: The parting kiss

First Line: On Baltic billows rode my ship

Themes:  SailorsNaval

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V15742

Title: Our country is our ship

First Line: Our country is our ship d'ye see

Authors:  Cobb, James, 1756-1818

Themes:  PatriotismPolitics and government - 19th century

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V11022

Title: The humble roof

First Line: When first this humble roof

Themes:  WealthSocial status

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love tha[t] makes the world go round

Firth b.26(26)

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Edition - Bod18557

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: V1195

Title: May-eve: or Kate of Aberdeen

First Line: The nymphs and swains expectant wait

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2190

Title: A Highland lad

First Line: A Highland lad my love was born

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2664

Title: Love once a little boy

First Line: Love was once a little boy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V742

Title: Jeremy Didler the fiddler

First Line: Miss Nicholls lodged on the first floor

5th Ballad

Title: Werry pecooliar

First Line: If you'll list, a story to you I'll develope

Performers:  Williams, Mr.

Notes:  Verse and prose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V424

Title: The spirit of the storm

First Line: At sight of each terrific form

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V17078

Title: The rose of affection

First Line: Of all the sweet flowers that bloom in the spring

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V437

Title: The sun his bright rays

First Line: The sun his bright rays may withold [sic] love

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V20733

Title: The beggar man. A winter-piece

First Line: Around the fire, one wintry night

Themes:  Beggars

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13809

Title: Dunois the brave

First Line: It was Dunois the young and brave

Harding B 36(12)


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Edition - Bod20974

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8022

Title: Our king is a true British sailor

First Line: Too long out of sight have been kept jolly tars

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

2nd Ballad

Title: Meet me to night

First Line: Meet me to-night in the path which lie

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1941

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Come, my gallant soldier, come!

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V34200

Title: The welcome

First Line: Come, hurrah! boys, & help me to sing

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: The new God save the king

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1245

Title: The Highland minstrel boy

First Line: I hae wander'd mony a night in June

Performers:  Anderson, Mr.

Subjects:  Scotland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1279

Title: Dear! what can the matter be

First Line: He promis'd he'd buy me a fairing should please me

Themes:  Fairs

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V13891

Title: Welcome Adelaide our beloved queen

First Line: Arouse, arouse all Britain's isle

Subjects:  Adelaide, Queen dowager, 1792-1849

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V18882

Title: The jasmine-flower

First Line: How lovely the jessamine-flower

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: On the banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfin bower

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger, off, off, & away!

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V4543

Title: O! softly sleep, my baby boy

First Line: O! Softly sleep my baby boy

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: The Marseilloise hymn

First Line: Ye sons of France awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836

19th Ballad

Title: Come to thy lattice

First Line: Come to thy lattice, the stars are bright

Firth b.25(103/104)

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