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Edition - Bod1198

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 dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(1934) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V12640

Title: Tom Transom

First Line: Tom Transom a seamen [sic] sound to the back bone

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(306)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(290b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6465

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(294) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20755

Title: The British tars

First Line: Come all you thoughtless young men

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(397)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2027

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, 14 Great St. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1837

Title: The answer to Oh! cruel

First Line: Oh! cruel was thy parents that envied our love

Themes:  Press-gangsNaval battles

Firth c.13(91)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(7b)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(64)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1395)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8262

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy & marble warehose [sic] 6 Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 23749

Title: Rodney's glory

First Line: Give ear you British hearts of gold

Subjects:  West IndiesRodney, George Brydges Rodney, Baron, 1719-1792

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(24)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1641)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 975

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8437

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8559

Title: The distressed seaman

First Line: O listen to a tale of woe

Attributation: Written and composed by Hy. Smith

Authors:  Smith, Henry

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(410)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(526)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod40

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, late Monmouth Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 533

Title: Whiskey in the jar

First Line: I am a young fellow that never yet was daunted

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: Undaunted Mary, or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

Johnson Ballads 612A

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Edition - Bod11451

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: 1486

Title: Gilderoy

First Line: Gilderoy was a bonny boy, had roses on his shoo [sic]

Themes:  SeductionRobberyExecutions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15407

Title: Britons strike home

First Line: Come all you bold seamen and see what is done

Themes:  SailorsNaval battlesHeiresses

Harding B 11(1310)

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Edition - Bod12985

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great Saint Andrew-street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The Blanch

First Line: You Frenchmen don't boast of your fighting

Notes:  Curzon b.17(98) is another edition of this ballad alone Harding B 17(27b) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Naval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13755

Title: Mary's lament

First Line: My heart will not break, my eyes will not weep

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2390

Title: Long time I've courted you

First Line: Long time I've courted you, miss

Harding B 11(314)

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Edition - Bod8126

Imprint Names:  Dodsley, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1740

Imprint: London: Printed for R. Dodsley, at Tully's-Head, in Pall- mall; and sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster. 1740

Notes:  7 p.


Ballad

Title: A new ballad on the taking of Porto-Bello, by admiral Vernon

First Line: Come attend British boys

References:

ESTC: T54286

Subjects:  Vernon, Edward, 1684-1757

Themes:  Naval battlesAnglo-Spanish war, 1739-1748

Firth c.8(14)




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Firth c.12(11)




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Edition - Bod9345

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer & Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Curzon b.17(98) is another edition Harding B 16(26a) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The Blanch

First Line: You Frenchmen don't boast of your fighting

Themes:  Naval battles

Harding B 17(27b)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod9848

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Mason, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials. Sold by G Mason, Kent Street, Boro


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or, the banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a pretty plough poy [sic], young William was his name

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Sarah Wilson

First Line: Its Sarah Wilson is my name

Firth c.18(252)

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Edition - Bod22542

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 17(320a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V462

Title: Tom Halliard

First Line: Now the rage of battle's ended

Themes:  Naval battlesSailors - death in battle

2806 c.18(314)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(319b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3049

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod75

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great Saint Andrew-street, 7 Dials

Notes:  The same setting of type, with a different cut, appears in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(314). Curzon b.17(98) is another edition Harding B 17(27b) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The Blanch

First Line: You Frenchmen don't boast of your fighting

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.13(49)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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