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Edition - Bod10558

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J, Pitts 14 Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad

Title: The gypsies

First Line: The gypsies they came to my father's door

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 16(333a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1060

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3789

Title: The contented squire. Answer to the Gipsy girl

First Line: As a squire one day a young gipsy did meet

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.25(76)

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Edition - Bod362

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: Gipsy loddy

First Line: There was seven gipsies all in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesRunaway wife

2806 c.11(127)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(731)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3667

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

Notes:  2806 c.18(251) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V14367

Title: The poor little gipsey

First Line: A poor little gipsey I wander forlorn

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 25(1529)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13632

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: V3749

Title: The world's in a terrible state

First Line: You landsmen and seamen attention

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsy king

First Line: 'Tis I'm the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(4327)

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Edition - Bod22583

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

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 25(1529) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V14367

Title: The poor little gipsey

First Line: A poor little gipsey I wander forlorn

Themes:  Gipsies

2806 c.18(251)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1668

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, and Toy Warehouse, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Another issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(901).


Ballad - Roud Number: V14364

Title: Little gipsey lass

First Line: A gipsey I was born and a gipsy remain

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 25(1120)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod158

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J Pitts, Toy Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St Andrew st. 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambing [sic] sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout & bold long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Phoebe or the beauty of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwe[ll]

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionPregnancy

Johnson Ballads 966

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Edition - Bod11953

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: 17498

Title: I'd be a gipsy, merry and free

First Line: I'd be a gipsy, merry and free

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1977

Title: Maiden I will ne'er deceive thee

First Line: Maiden I will ne'er deceive thee

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(3427) but with a different first ballad and imprint

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8734

Title: Mother dear

First Line: Oft thou'st told me, mother dear

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(3427) but with a different first ballad and imprint

Themes:  Unrequited love

Harding B 11(1688)

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Edition - Bod14058

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st andrew street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22627

Title: Disconsolate maid

First Line: As near to Portsmouth dock I stray

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14364

Title: Little gipsey lass

First Line: A gipsey I was born and a gipsey remain

Notes:  Harding B 25(1120) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Social statusGipsies

Harding B 11(901)

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Edition - Bod4848

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1822

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With sloe black eyes & jet black hair

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

2nd Ballad

Title: The gypsies

First Line: The gypsies they came to my father's door

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian maid

Performers:  Matthews, miss

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Our village. A new song

First Line: When first I was a shepherd's boy

Tune: The sun that lights the roses

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: The wandering boy

First Line: When the winter wind whistles along the wild moor

Authors:  White, Henry Kirke, 1785-1806

Performers:  Hyde, master

Themes:  Orphans

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1209

Title: Misfortunes of Paul Pry

First Line: Kind friends I hope I don't intrude in venturing before ye

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V436

Title: The sun that lights the roses

First Line: Tho' dimple cheeks may give the light

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3726

Title: Moonlight

First Line: Now at moonlight's fairy hour

Tune: Banks of Doun

Authors:  R., A.

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wand'ring here I pray?

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

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V4404

Title: Something new starts every day

First Line: Oh! dear, oh! dear, the world quite strange is

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love. An Italian air

First Line: How sweet at close of silent eve

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V17351

Title: Willy of the Tay

First Line: By Tay's fair banks I stray'd yestreen

Johnson Ballads fol. 14

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Johnson Ballads fol. 15

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