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Edition - Bod9450

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V29365

Title: Sentence and imprisonment of Mr and Mrs. Sloane

First Line: Come listen to my song I will not keep you long

Themes:  PrisonsGreat Exhibition, 1851

Firth c.17(107)

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Edition - Bod1399

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Tey [sic] and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V30086

Title: A new song, for two voices, St. James's at Brixton

First Line: Though at St. James's merry days have passed by

Themes:  GamblingPrisonsTreadmillsBrixton Prison (London, England)

Firth b.26(140)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5856

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: 83

Title: The bold prisoner

First Line: As I was a walking for my recreation

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: The land we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(385)

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Johnson Ballads 740

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Johnson Ballads 741

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Johnson Ballads 742

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Johnson Ballads 743

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Opie P 550(14b)

Edition - Bod6676

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: V913

Title: The Coal hole

First Line: I am a brisk young lively blade

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

First Line: It's of a rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  ShipwreckCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth b.25(77)

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Johnson Ballads 174

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Johnson Ballads 175

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Edition - Bod8416

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6 Great st, Andrew steet [sic] 7 dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(763) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 7836

Title: The good old days of Adam and Eve

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

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  PrisonsShopkeepersMoneyDuellingPast timesAchilles (statue)Transportation

Harding B 11(1373)

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Edition - Bod15450

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Tey [sic] and Marble Warehouse; 6, Great St, Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V30086

Title: A new song, for two voices St. James's at Brixton

First Line: Though at St. James's merry days have passed by

Tune: Faint and wearily

Themes:  GamblingPrisonsTreadmillsBrixton Prison (London, England)

Harding B 17(214b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13185

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, P[ri]nter, Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andrew Street, 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of lo[ve]

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20825

Title: Flashy young dustman

First Line: Near Cannon street road a young housemaid did dwell

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  JewsPrisonsPregnancy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlings, hot

First Line: A [l]ittle old woman, a living she got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V21198

Title: The sovereign bank

First Line: A ploaghman [sic] down in Somersetshire

Themes:  MoneyBanks

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V31035

Title: Mr. Lowe, and Miss Cundy

First Line: A spruce linen draper, one Mr. John Lowe

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away, pretty moth to the shade

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes play

First Line: When the southern breezes play

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3540

Title: Answer to the light guitar

First Line: Yes I will leave the fest[i]ve scene

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V11493

Title: I'll away to the bridal

First Line: Faith I'll awa' to the bridal

Themes:  Drinking

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: Glee. -- Red Crois knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy souln [sic] horn

Themes:  Crusaders

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1030

Title: Together let us range

First Line: Together let us range the [fields]

Harding B 11(424)

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