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Edition - Bod175

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 5 [sic], Great st. Andrew Street, 7 D[i]als


Ballad - Roud Number: V3743

Title: The legacy

First Line: When in death I shall calm recline

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Themes:  Death

Johnson Ballads 893

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2022

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: V1221

Title: My Lowland Caroline

First Line: Soft roll Clydes bonny silver streams

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6036

Title: Smart young bachelors

First Line: Here we are a dashing set

Notes:  Harding B 16(28b) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Bachelors

Harding B 11(2257)

Notes:  Torn along top edge.


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Edition - Bod2606

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitt's Wholesale Toy Warehouse, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

Harding B 12(37)

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Edition - Bod19479

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: E. Keys, (Columbian Printing Office) 7, James-street, Devonport

Series Identifier: The youth's recitor 4


Ballad

Title: The church-yard

First Line: The moon rises bright in the east

Themes:  Death

Johnson Ballads 1545

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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 - Bod6011

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: London: Printed by Ryle & Co., 2 & 3 Monmouth Court 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17292

Title: The great concern; or, a Journey from time to eternity

First Line: Lord, keep us all from sudden death

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5442

Title: The dying pilgrim

First Line: Fare ye well ye little flock

Harding B 7(53)

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Edition - Bod2080

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1108 is another issue Johnson Ballads 1108 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle o'er

First Line: Mother is the battle o'er?

Tune: Fairy boy

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13814

Title: The queen's letter

First Line: There came a tale to England

Themes:  Inkerman, battle of, 1854

Harding B 11(2491)

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Edition - Bod2555

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: printee [sic] by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12680

Title: The woodpecker

First Line: I knew by the smoke that so gracefully curl'd

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3743

Title: The legacy

First Line: When in death I shall calm recline

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: Our bugles sung truce for the night-cloud had lower'd

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(4318)

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Edition - Bod7272

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer 18 Great Saint Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13739

Title: Flora Macdonald's lament for her Charlie

First Line: Come join in lamentation you queens and you princes

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21069

Title: The bride

First Line: 'Twas at the alter's [sic] foot she stood

Themes:  DeathWeddings

Firth b.26(4)

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Edition - Bod19112

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2491) is another issue Harding B 11(2491) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle o'er

First Line: Mother is the battle o'er?

Tune: Fairy boy

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13814

Title: The queen's letter

First Line: There came a tale to England

Themes:  Inkerman, battle of, 1854

Johnson Ballads 1108

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Edition - Bod22459

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew stre[e]t, 7 D[i]als

Notes:  Slip. Another edition forms part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(2789)


Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Death

Harding B 17(243b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23375

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

Notes:  Harding B 5(20) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2951

Title: The midnight messenger or, A sudden call from an earthly glory to the cold grave. In a dialogue between Death, and a rich man

First Line: Death. Thou wealthy man of large possessions here

Tune: Aim not too high

Themes:  Death

Harding B 5(21)

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Edition - Bod19777

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Another issue forms part of a sheet of three; see Firth b.25(118) Slip. Cropped. Part of a sheet of three; see Firth b.25(118)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blaz'd in the castle hall

Johnson Ballads 213

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Cropped.


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Edition - Bod20471

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from the late I. Pitts) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3836) is another impression Harding B 11(3836) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7238

Title: Timothy Black

First Line: Timothy Black was a man of good sense

Themes:  Death

Johnson Ballads 601

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Edition - Bod1583

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Compare the second illustration to the illustration of \"The sick man and the angel,\" on p. 72 of John Gay, Fables (London, 1823). Harding B 11(1701) is another impression with imprint defaced. Harding B 11(1701) is another impression with imprint defaced.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1444

Title: I'll hang my harp on the willow tree

First Line: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

Subjects:  Palestine

Themes:  Rejected suitorSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to it's [sic] mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother, oh! leave off thy wailing

Tune: The stolen child

Themes:  Death

Firth b.26(220)

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Harding B 11(1700)

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Edition - Bod1584

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Compare the second illustration to the illustration of \"The sick man and the angel,\" on p. 72 of John Gay, Fables (London, 1823). Harding B 11(1700) is another impression with a perfect imprint Harding B 11(1700) is another impression with a perfect imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1444

Title: I'll hang my harp on the willow tree

First Line: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

Themes:  Rejected suitorWar

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to it's mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother, oh! leave off thy wailing

Tune: The stolen child

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(1701)

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Edition - Bod2461

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with his carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3501

Title: Answer to Sweet home

First Line: I was courted by a young man who did me betray

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V12995

Title: See the conq'ring hero comes

First Line: See the conq'ring hero come

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18698

Title: Pretty Polly Hopkins

First Line: He - Pretty pretty Polly Hopkins how do you do?

Notes:  Verse and prose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3242

Title: Sweet Mary of the dale

First Line: As blythe I tript the other morn

Firth b.28(29b)

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Harding B 11(4001)

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Edition - Bod4974

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1009

Title: Tim Finnigan

First Line: Tim Finnigan lived in Sackville-street

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1013

Title: Rev. father Tom, O'Neill

First Line: There was a widow in this town

Notes:  See also Harding B 19(119a) which contains an additional stanza

Themes:  Perjury

3rd Ballad

Title: A new song on old hare!!

First Line: You gents of Dublin city have you heard the newest out

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V5040

Title: Katty MacBride

First Line: When first I beheld you sweet Katty M'Bride

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 8213

Title: Where the grass grows green

First Line: I'm Denny Blake from county Clare

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Themes:  Ireland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: A new song called Highland Mary

First Line: You banks and braes and streams all around the castle of Montgomery

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 9634

Title: The rising of the moon

First Line: Tell me, tell me, Shawn O'Farrell

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V19689

Title: Lines written on the late melancholy death of T.F. Meagher

First Line: You daughters of old Erin with patience give ear to em [sic]

Notes:  Lacks the final line. Appears also in 2806 b.10(177). For a complete text see 2806 b.9(249)

Themes:  Drowning

Harding B 40(7)

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Edition - Bod7445

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

Notes:  The same setting of type as Firth b.28(29b) but with a different third ballad.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with his carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 7836

Title: The good days of old Adam and Eve

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

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V12995

Title: See the conq'ring hero comes

First Line: See the conq'ring hero come

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18698

Title: Pretty Polly Hopkins

First Line: He - Pretty pretty Polly Hopkins, how do you do?

Tune: Merrily oh!

Notes:  Verse and prose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3242

Title: Sweet Mary of the dale

First Line: As blythe I tript the other moru [sic]

Firth b.26(81)

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Harding B 11(4000)

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Johnson Ballads 1046

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Johnson Ballads 1047

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Johnson Ballads 3067

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Edition - Bod247

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: V16423

Title: Ruddy Aurora

First Line: When ruddy Aurora awakens the day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3743

Title: The legacy

First Line: When in death I shall calm recline

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8634

Title: At setting day and rising morn

First Line: At setting day and rising morn

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V5485

Title: The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1160

Title: Maidens fair, of love beware

First Line: Love they say is quite delightful

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V6366

Title: Say, where shall we meet, love

First Line: Say, where shall we meet, love

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2614

Title: Rest! warrior, rest

First Line: He comes from the wars, from the red field of fight

Themes:  Soldiers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 23189

Title: Wilt thou say, &c

First Line: Wilt thou say farewell love

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1304

Title: The beggar girl

First Line: Over the mountains & over the moor

Authors:  Chandler, John W.

Themes:  Beggars

10th Ballad

Title: The pitcher

First Line: Oh! where are you going so fast pretty maid

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: Harry Bluff when a boy left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V9852

Title: Edwin and Ella

First Line: See, beneath yon bower of roses

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 1696

Title: The devil and Mike

First Line: Oh, 'twas on a dusky eve

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 7758

Title: Billy Barlow

First Line: O when I was born, says old mother Goose

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V11671

Title: A wish

First Line: Mine be a cot beside a hill

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V442

Title: Kitty of the Clyde

First Line: A boat danced on Clyde'[s] bonny stream

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 6747

Title: Time is on the wing

First Line: Strew, strew, with roses

Harding B 40(21b)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 400 lacks title and imprint


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Johnson Ballads fol. 400

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 400 lacks title and imprint



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