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Edition - Bod5666

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6 Grea[t] st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 17792

Title: The gallant sailor

First Line: Farewell thou dear and gallant sailor

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(17)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(706)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 831

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13069

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 12876

Title: The return of the admiral

First Line: How gallantly, how merrily

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(3268)

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Johnson Ballads 258

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Edition - Bod7089

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer & Toy Warehouse, 6 Gr[e]at St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 407

Title: Sea storm

First Line: Pretty Nancy of Yarmouth

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(129)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8360

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3362

Title: Sailor's life at sea

First Line: When the anchor is weigh'd & the ship's unmoor'd

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(173)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8596

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 466

Title: The lovers lament for her sailor

First Line: As I was walking along the sea shore

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(174)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16763

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed for J. Pitts, Great St. Andrew St. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V30269

Title: Ned Mizen

First Line: Come listen my hearties to true loyal Ned

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(1319)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1666

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: V7353

Title: Jack Oakum

First Line: Each sailor being fix'd to his gun

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.18(161)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(935)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5540

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 6, great st. Andrew street 7 Dals [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V2078

Title: Paddy's bride

First Line: Come all you loyal sailors listen unto me

Subjects:  Gosport (England)

Themes:  SailorsProstitutionIrish

2806 c.18(231)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.12(381)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(183)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1450)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5642

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: 660

Title: Jemmy's farewell

First Line: As a sailor and his true love one morning in May

Subjects:  Indies

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(149)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(14)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(962)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5661

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Toy warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: Seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(104)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 15(276a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5663

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's (from Pitts,) wholesale Toy and Marble Wharehouse [sic], 31, Dudley-st., 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V343

Title: On board the charming Polly

First Line: At sea I've taken many a trip

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(113)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5664

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(123)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(944)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5882

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: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 530

Title: Tarry sailor

First Line: I am poor Jack just come from sea

Themes:  SailorsMoney

Harding B 11(778)

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Edition - Bod5901

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 21411

Title: Poverty's no sin

First Line: Poor Kate with nosegay basket trim

Themes:  SailorsRape

Harding B 12(82)

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Johnson Ballads 957

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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 - Bod6270

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, Monmouth-court, 7 D[ials]


Ballad - Roud Number: 478

Title: [N]ew York trader

First Line: To a new York trader I did belong

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Waterford (Ireland)

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsMurder

Firth c.13(204)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2295

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, 6, Great St Andrew st 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15559

Title: The sailor's will

First Line: The net work stowed with hammocks all

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17624

Title: Molly Coddle

First Line: Oh there is a sort of man

Harding B 11(3393)

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Edition - Bod3113

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great saint Andrew st. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5100

Title: Portsmouth harbour

First Line: Our ship in Portsmouth harbour

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsSocial statusLovers reunited

Firth c.12(378)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(202)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(210b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3121

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Prnted [sic] and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great Andrew-street 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 25(1884) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 530

Title: Tarry sailor

First Line: I am poor Jack just come from sea

Themes:  SailorsMoney

Firth c.13(198)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(269a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3130

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: 688

Title: Streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: The streams of lovely Nancy divides in three parts

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(24)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(261a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3207

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Toy Warehouse 6, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4160

Title: The mariner's compass

First Line: Sam Spritsail's a lad you'll delight in

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 17(190b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3256

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Pinter [sic] Wholesale Toy and Marble arehouse [sic], 6, Great st Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V20255

Title: Sally's love for a sailor

First Line: It was on Monday morning being in the month of May

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 17(273b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 983

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3441

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrewreet [sic] 7 dials

Notes:  Firth c.12(397) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20755

Title: The British tars

First Line: Come all you thoughtless young men

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(294)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3456

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 1[4] Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V34813

Title: Casting lots, or the Sailor bold

First Line: As I walk'd out it was late in the night

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(348)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12572

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges from Pitt's Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13764

Title: Fanny Gray

First Line: Well, well, sir! so you're come at last

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1599

Title: My blue eyed Ellen

First Line: Farewell, my blue eyed Ellen

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(2516)

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Johnson Ballads 502

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