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Edition - Bod1129

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: V3363

Title: Jack at the windlass

First Line: Come all hands ahoy to the anchor

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(243)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(144a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5548

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6 Great st [A]ndrew street 7 Dias [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V1074

Title: The voyage was past

First Line: The voyage was past and Englands shore

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.18(322)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(137)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(298a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2173

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: 1461

Title: On board of a ninety-eight

First Line: When I was young and scarce eighteen

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 11(2843)

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Edition - Bod3406

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitt's Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5195

Title: The banner of war

First Line: Behold the Britannia how stately and brave

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(357)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(113)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3452

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(167)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(320)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12164

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: 1290

Title: The three flies

First Line: There were three flies, once on a time

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4632

Title: Firm as oak

First Line: Oh firm as oak, and free from care

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 11(3813)

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Edition - Bod13642

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V7890

Title: Death of lord Nelson

First Line: Come a[ll] you gallant seamen that unites a meeting

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 16(72a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7814

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9151

Title: Dear Mary, or, Farewell to old England

First Line: Farewell to old England, thy white cliffs adieu

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(146)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(485)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8690

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J Pitts No. 14 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3381

Title: We conquer dear girls but for you

First Line: Come sailors be filling the can

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(63)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(2018)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8721

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed & sold by J. Pitts, 6 Great Andrew-street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 18526

Title: The new mariners

First Line: You gentlemen of England who live at ease

Themes:  MerchantsNaval

Firth c.13(38)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1342)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15342

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale toy and Marble Warehouse Great st, Anddrew [sic] street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 17(123b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 857

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15449

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: V21010

Title: The true British sailor

First Line: Where forked lightnings rend the sky

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 17(322a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1039

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22536

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 21256

Title: Ben Backstay the boatswain

First Line: Ben Backstay was our boatswain a very merry boy

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  SailorsGhostsNaval

2806 c.18(22)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22720

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed sold by J Pitts, No 14 Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V842

Title: Homeward bound

First Line: Loose every sail to the breeze

Authors:  Arne, Michael, 1741-1786

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.18(144)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(855)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4017

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer (from I. Pitt's wholesale toy warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(490) and Johnson Ballads 578 are two impressions of another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1778

Title: The pilot

First Line: Ah! pilot 'tis a fearful night

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4033

Title: Burial club

First Line: My old 'ooman one day says to me

Themes:  Burial

Firth b.25(395)

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Edition - Bod1089

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesele [sic] toy and marble warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 17(303a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 949

Title: The storm

First Line: Cease rude Boreas blustering railer list ye landsmen all to me

Authors:  Stevens, George Alexander, 1710-1784

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(101)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(303b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5683

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: V945

Title: Hip, hurrah! or, Nine cheers for the girls we love

First Line: Bright are the beams of the morning sky

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13917

Title: Merrily fuddle thy nose. A glee

First Line: Merrily, merrily, push round the glass

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V31618

Title: Death of the sailor boy

First Line: In mountains rose the deep blue wave

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.14(222)

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Harding B 11(1552)

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Edition - Bod31

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer (from the late I. Pitt's) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley St. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13993

Title: A new song for the times The Union houses must come down and railroads go to pot

First Line: Come all you English poor folks

Themes:  Immigrants - Great BritainPovertyRailways

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1096

Title: Oe'r the green sea

First Line: 'Twas on the ocean far from shore

Notes:  The same setting of type as in Johnson Ballads 569

Themes:  Naval

Johnson Ballads 568

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Edition - Bod914

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(452) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell, mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1087

Title: As I view those scenes so charming

First Line: As I view those scenes so charming

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V317

Title: Huzza! for England ho!!

First Line: Freight, brothers, freight, on board repair

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.27(399)

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Harding B 11(452A)

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Edition - Bod6283

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitt's) wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 31, [Dudley st.] 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V115

Title: Albion the pride of the sea

First Line: My boys would you know how our ship got her name

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10197

Title: John the coachman. A sequel to 'Bob the groom'

First Line: I am as nobby a coachman

Themes:  Coach drivers

Firth b.25(345)

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Harding B 11(1924)

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Edition - Bod2259

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3246) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Red, white, and blue

First Line: O Britannia! the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the sad sad waves

First Line: By the sad sea waves, I listen while they moan

Performers:  Rainforth, Elizabeth, 1814-1877

Harding B 11(3245)

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Edition - Bod3802

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  Firth c.13(144) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3099

Title: When at war on the ocean

First Line: When at war on the ocean we met the proud foe

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 25(2033)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11867

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: [first ballad] Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7, Dials. [second ballad] H. Paul, Printer, 22 Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Firth b.26(70) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: How I should like to marry

First Line: Oh! I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Notes:  First two stanzas only

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Harding B 11(1587)

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Edition - Bod12777

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1587) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: How I should like to marry

First Line: Oh! I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage prospects

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Notes:  First two stanzas only

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Firth b.26(70)

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Johnson Ballads 657

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Johnson Ballads 658

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Edition - Bod7285

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1022)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1544

Title: Duke William's frolic

First Line: Duke William and a nobleman, heroes of England's nation

Subjects:  Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of, 1721-1765

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(203)

Notes:  Slip.


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