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Edition - Bod20056

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1858]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad

Title: Kindness to animals

First Line: Dear children if you wish to be

Themes:  Religion

Johnson Ballads 2611

Notes:  MS inscription: To J. Lee, Esqr. L.L.D. &c. a token of sincere and grateful friendship from the author, now an octagenarian [sic]. R. Septr. 23, 1858. [and] Received 28 September, Leeds




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Edition - Bod20094

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad

Title: M'Kinnon's garland

First Line: Now ponder well, ye she gallants

Tune: Catherine Ogie

Themes:  Prostitution

Johnson Ballads 2659



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Edition - Bod20097

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1892

Title: Mackinnon's ghost

First Line: 'Twas at that dreary hour almost

Tune: Margaret's ghost

Themes:  Ghosts

Johnson Ballads 2660

Notes:  MS note: only 30 copies Printed




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Edition - Bod401

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 4(72) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V14223

Title: The triple alliance

First Line: Once on a time, near Channel-row

Johnson Ballads fol. 420

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Edition - Bod9978

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1745]

Notes:  4 p. (p. 3-6)


Ballad - Roud Number: V13318

Title: Arms and the man. A new ballad

First Line: God prosper the king and the king's noble sons

Firth b.22(f. 46d)



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Edition - Bod15775

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p. (p. 3-6)


Ballad

Title: The hunter hunted; or, Entertainment upon entertainment, a new ballad

First Line: Come all you sportsmen

References:

ESTC: T36856

Firth b.22(f. 37a)



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Edition - Bod16209

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 4(19) is another issue.


Ballad

Title: Patient Grissel

First Line: A noble marquis, as he was hunting

Johnson Ballads 2746

Notes:  Torn along lower edge.


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Edition - Bod20070

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32573

Title: A lay of \"The South Oxfordshire\"

First Line: Oh! my old pink coat which I cannot wear

Authors:  W., J.H.

Themes:  Hunting

Johnson Ballads 2629



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Edition - Bod20314

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1893]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3889

Title: A voyage round the world

First Line: Let her go, and bid adieu to your sweethearts' pretty faces

Authors:  Frost, G.

Themes:  Sailing

Johnson Ballads 2959



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Edition - Bod527

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1715]

Notes:  Imperfect. Douce Ballads 4(24*) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20891

Title: Horace, Epod. iv. imitated, by sir James Baker, kt. to lord C- n

First Line: As tender lambs with wolves agree

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

MS. Rawl. poet. 207(88, 89)

Notes:  Imperfect.


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Edition - Bod11370

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 4(32) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The babes in the wood

First Line: Now ponder well you parents dear

References:

ESTC: T192109

Themes:  OrphansMurder

Harding B 4(33)

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Harding B 23(25)

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Johnson Ballads 2316

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Johnson Ballads 2317

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Johnson Ballads 2318

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Johnson Ballads 2319

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Johnson Ballads 2320

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Johnson Ballads 2321

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Edition - Bod7701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V30429

Title: The doublet of gray; or, Theodore and Madeline

First Line: Beneath the tall turrets that nod o'er the dell

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicide

Firth b.27(460)

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Harding B 11(950)

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Edition - Bod9620

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p. With a prose account. Text is similar to Firth c.17(288)


Ballad - Roud Number: V35105

Title: Life and adventures of Charles Peace

First Line: Now listen to my lay, I have got a lot to say

Themes:  Executions

Edition - Bod16266

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Firth b.22(f. 4) is another edition


Ballad

Title: A new ballad, call'd the Greenwich hunting-match

First Line: God prosper long our noble king

Tune: Chevy-Chase

References:

ESTC: T207061

Harding B 2(40)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16478

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1714]

Notes:  Harding B 4(22) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: An excellent new ballad

First Line: Now Britain, now hold up thy head

References:

ESTC: N71082

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 4/2)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18753

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Firth b.22(f. 4) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: An excellent new ballad

First Line: Now Britain, now hold up thy head

References:

ESTC: T191987

Harding B 4(22)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19302

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2914 is another edition.

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3232

Title: Thomas and Nancy

First Line: The boatswain's shrill whistle had sounded

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8312

Title: Flower of Lancashire

First Line: As I walk'd one morning clear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Johnson Ballads 2915

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Edition - Bod19804

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3739

Title: Mick Murphy's wife. A tale of the moonlighters

First Line: \"Mick Murphy, ye blackguard,\" said Mick Murphy's wife

Authors:  Goring, J.H.

Performers:  Shingleton, Alfred W.

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Agrarian disturbances - Ireland

Johnson Ballads 2275a

Notes:  The fourth page is inaccessible.



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Edition - Bod19939

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V14323

Title: The drunkard's wife or The victim of sorrow. A poem

First Line: Cold, cold and dreary was the looming night

Authors:  Drew, William

Themes:  Drunkenness

Johnson Ballads 2465

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Edition - Bod19965

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1831]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad

Title: The festival of London's Rialto, August 1st, 1831

First Line: Shout, London! and declare, in a glad and gallant strain

Themes:  London bridge

Johnson Ballads 2498



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Edition - Bod20200

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1889]

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4052

Title: 10th July 1889

First Line: Ho! list to a lay

Subjects:  Curzon, George, 1859-1925Cust, Henry J.C., 1861-1917

Themes:  1889Social elites

Johnson Ballads 2910


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Edition - Bod23924

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 4(33) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The babes in the wood

First Line: Now ponder well you parents dear

References:

ESTC: T192107

Themes:  OrphansMurder

Harding B 4(32)

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Edition - Bod1231

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3290

Title: 4th West militia

First Line: As time is on the wing, a song I'll try and sing

Tune: The grand march

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The banished defender

First Line: You Catholics of Erin, give ear unto these lines I write

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

Firth c.26(107)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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Firth c.26(167)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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Edition - Bod12268

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The same illustrations are used in Douce Ballads 3(4a).


Ballad - Roud Number: V17645

Title: Bite upon bite; or, Miser outwitted by the country lass

First Line: You pretty young maidens, I'd have you draw [near]

References:

ESTC: T195336

Themes:  ProstitutionInfants

Harding B 6(72)

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Edition - Bod12818

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1715]

Notes:  Harding B 4(63) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: An excellent new hymn, compos'd by the priests of the Order of St. Perkin

First Line: Oh! why dost thou forsake us thus?

References:

ESTC: N71100

Subjects:  Stuart, James Francis Edward, 1688-1766

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 12/1)

Notes:  Slip.



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