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Edition - Bod5681

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer, & Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Greatst. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Firth c.14(206)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(295b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5999

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: 22132

Title: Bateman's tragedy

First Line: You gallant dames so finely fram'd

Themes:  GhostsRejected suitor

Harding B 6(47)

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Johnson Ballads 720

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Edition - Bod6027

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: V15562

Title: The sailor's farewell

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

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen

First Line: In Reading town were [sic] I was born

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Johnson Ballads 266

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Edition - Bod3697

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V25300

Title: The rose of Argyle

First Line: By fancy one morning as I was a straying

Tune: Jessy the flower of Dumblain

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 25(1656)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8134

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V541

Title: Mary Ann of Aberdeen!

First Line: O the seas are wide, and a long way over

Themes:  Rejected suitorPress-gangsLovers parted

Firth c.12(182)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1072

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3108) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smugglers boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  ShipwreckSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Firth b.25(112)

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Edition - Bod5782

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: 358

Title: The fox

First Line: Most gentlemen take delight

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14022

Title: Mary, the maid of the green

First Line: If beauty doth love to the bosom convey

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V12286

Title: The flowers of the forest

First Line: The flowers of the forest in spring time were gay

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(1254)

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Edition - Bod5786

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.WigensTaylor

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Mr. Wigens, 14, King's Mead Square, Bath, and Taylor, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5754

Title: The goddess Diana

First Line: Hark the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 382

Title: Richard of Taunton

First Line: Last new year's day I've heard say

Themes:  Rejected suitorSocial status

Harding B 11(1343)

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Edition - Bod5940

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V2930

Title: The maid of Belfast

First Line: In Belfast town of high renown there l[i]ves a comely maid

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:  Rejected suitorMythology, classical

Harding B 25(1193)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2233

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Firth b.25(112) is another issue Firth b.25(112) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smuggler's boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(3108)

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Edition - Bod12208

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: V6441

Title: Billy Crow

First Line: Billy Crow loved Miss Vatson, O girl to his mind, oh, oh, &c

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V176

Title: I'm in haste

First Line: As cross the fields the other morn

Harding B 11(285)

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Edition - Bod10244

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: 23465

Title: Jack of Ambrose Mill

First Line: I am poor Joe the colliers son

Themes:  Rejected suitorFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1984

Title: Tom Bowling

First Line: Here a sheer hulk, lies poor Tom Bowling

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1838)

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Edition - Bod19897

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed ... by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1235

Title: Here's a health to all good lasses

First Line: Here's a health to all good lasses

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5392

Title: Polly Flowers

First Line: Most folks fall in love no doubt

Themes:  Rejected suitorButchers

Johnson Ballads 2996

Notes:  Cropped bottom left corner


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Edition - Bod11905

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3588

Title: The battle field

First Line: March to the battle field

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28179

Title: Mary's love

First Line: My morn of life how gay how blest

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V989

Title: Answer to my heart and lute

First Line: Your heart and lute you frankly say

Themes:  WealthRejected suitor

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: Blue bonnets over the border

First Line: March! march! Ettrick and Teviodalet [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teutchland I came with my light wares all laden

Themes:  Street tradersGermans

Harding B 11(177)

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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 - Bod1841

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 735 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13403

Title: She's down in the village a waiting for me

First Line: They tell us that Venus arose from the sea

Themes:  Mythology, classical

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: The merry little soldier

First Line: [I]'m a merry little soldier

Subjects:  India

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5569

Title: Far over land

First Line: Far over land far over wave, a pilgrim I am roaming

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's failed in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Themes:  Rejected suitor

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wandering her[e] I pray?

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

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

Themes:  SeductionRural society

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gallant trobadour [sic]

First Line: Glowing with love on fire for [fame]

7th Ballad

Title: The queen of May

First Line: When the winter is gone and [the summer] is come

Themes:  Rural societyMay day

Firth b.26(143)

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Harding B 11(299)

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Johnson Ballads 733

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Johnson Ballads 734

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Edition - Bod5351

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 733 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13403

Title: [She's] down in the village a waiting for me

First Line: They tell us that Venus arose from the sea

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: The merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5569

Title: Far over land

First Line: Far over land far over wave, a pilgrim I am roaming

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's fail'd in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Themes:  Rejected suitor

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wand'ring her[e] I pray?

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

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: [G]allant trobadour [sic]

First Line: Glowing with love on fire [for fame]

7th Ballad

Title: The queen of May

First Line: When the winter is gone and [the summer] is come

Themes:  Rural societyMay day

Johnson Ballads 735

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Johnson Ballads 3069

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