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Edition - Bod18741

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: Sold by J. Grundy, Silver-Street, Worcester

Notes:  Harding B 4(112) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6289

Title: The weaver's garland; or, A Christian's patience

First Line: Sweet, dear, and virtuous wife

References:

ESTC: T192419

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 4(113)

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Edition - Bod4512

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(112) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V33029

Title: The gossips meeting. Or, The merry market-women of Taunton

First Line: Come all my kind neighbours, & hear me a while

Tune: The parliament of women

References:

ESTC: R235668

Themes:  MarriageWomen

Wood E 25(120)

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Edition - Bod1018

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for Francis Coles, T. Vere, Jo. Wright, and Jo. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(80) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: The distressed damsels downfall by a deceitful youngman

First Line: You pritty maidens all

Tune: Franklin is dead and gone

References:

ESTC: R233012

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentPregnancy

Douce Ballads 1(59b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn along centre fold.


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Edition - Bod1801

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: London, Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden Ball, neer the Hospital-gate, in West-smith-field

Notes:  The first illustration is based on a portrait of Catherine of Braganza; see 4o Rawl. 566(16).


Ballad

Title: The new mode. Or, We'l raise up our honour again

First Line: I am a knights lady, and newly decay'd

References:

ESTC: R180947

Themes:  Prostitution

Edition - Bod5074

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, and R. Burton, and are to be sold ... in West-smith-field

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(34) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V16958

Title: The delights of the bottle or, The town-gallants declaration for women and wine

First Line: The delights of the bottle, & charms of good wine

Authors:  Shadwell, Thomas, 1642-1692

References:

ESTC: R235590

Themes:  Drinking

Douce Ballads 1(55a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left edge, lacking part of first illustration.


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Edition - Bod5202

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, I. Wright, and I. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(103) is another edition


Ballad

Title: A description of old England: or A true declaration of the times

First Line: Was ever the like in any age known

Tune: Is not old England grown new

References:

ESTC: R235685

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Wood E 25(72)

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Edition - Bod5311

Imprint Names:  Hose, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1670

Imprint: Printed for John Hose, over-against Staples-Inn, in Holburn, neer Grays-Inn-Lane

Notes:  Printed on both sides. There is another ballad on the reverse: 4o Rawl. 566(118b).


Ballad - Roud Number: V9209

Title: The resolved lover, or, So sweet is the lass that loves me

First Line: Oh that I were with my true love

Tune: The lily and the rose

4o Rawl. 566(118a)

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Edition - Bod5369

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- smith's-field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(13) is another issue Wood E 25(1) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V20072

Title: [Amintor's lamentation for Celia's unkindness]

First Line: Since Celia's my foe

Tune: Since Celia's my foe

Authors:  Duffett, Thomas

References:

ESTC: R234180

Douce Ballads 2(268a)

Notes:  Cropped; lacking title.


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Edition - Bod5417

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(209) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1322

Title: The bulls feather; being the good-fellows song

First Line: It chanced not long ago, as I was walking

Tune: The bull's feather

References:

ESTC: R227001

Themes:  AdulteryCuckoldry

Don. b.13(7)

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Edition - Bod822

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: V29451

Title: Inhumane, & cruel bloody news from Leeds in Yorkshire

First Line: Alas what times here be

Tune: The bleeding heart

References:

ESTC: R215994

Subjects:  Leeds (England)

Themes:  Murder

Wood E 25(102)

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Edition - Bod902

Imprint Names:  Hose, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1670

Imprint: Printed for J. Hose, over-against the Kings-Arms at Holbourn- bridge

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(120) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32041

Title: The plow-mans prophesie. Or The country-mans calculation

First Line: Come listen all you that to mirth are inclin'd

Tune: Cook Laurel

References:

ESTC: R181896

Wood E 25(81)

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Edition - Bod928

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- smith's-field

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(17) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V19578

Title: The batchelors ballad. Or, a Remedy against love

First Line: No more silly Cupid

Tune: The Duke of Monmouth's jig

References:

ESTC: R232405

Themes:  Bachelors

Douce Ballads 1(13a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped at centre fold and top edge.


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Edition - Bod3684

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: London Printed for T. Vere, at the Angel without Newgate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(28) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2860

Title: A looking-glass for maids or The downfal of two desperate lovers

First Line: Unhappy I who in the prime of youth

Tune: Aim not to high

References:

ESTC: R234921

Subjects:  Isle of Wight (England)

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 1(120a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped along upper edge.


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Edition - Bod3837

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(96) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1743

Title: The happy greeting of Iohn and Betty; or, Nothing better then [sic] true love

First Line: Come sit down my dear

Tune: Celia's my foe

Authors:  W., L.

References:

ESTC: R217482

Themes:  Love, pleasant

Wood E 25(138)

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Edition - Bod11321

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(206) is another edition Wood E 25(89) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V18728

Title: The new courtier

First Line: Upon the Change where merchants meet

Tune: Cloris, since thou art fled away

References:

ESTC: R233499

Douce Ballads 2(162a)

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Edition - Bod13449

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith's- field

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(27b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32989

Title: Loves down-fall

First Line: Draw near young maidens every one

Tune: Flora farewell

References:

ESTC: R233212

Themes:  Social statusLetter-writingLovers partedSuicide

Douce Ballads 1(130a)

Notes:  Sheet divided.


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Edition - Bod10919

Imprint Names:  Playford, H.Whitlock, E.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  1698

Imprint: London, Printed for H. Playford at the Temple-Change; And Sold by E. Whitlock near Stationers-Hall, 1698

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28186

Title: An excellent new ballad upon a wedding

First Line: The sleeping Thames one morn I cross'd

Authors:  Fane, Francis, Sir, d. 1689

Notes:  Set to music by Moses Snow

References:

ESTC: R176951

Themes:  Marriage

G. Pamph. 2226(9)



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Edition - Bod8479

Imprint Names:  Jones, Edward

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1692

Imprint: In the Savoy: Printed by Edward Jones, in the Year 1692

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20637

Title: A congratulatory ode to Admiral Russell, and the other sea- commanders, for their late glorious victory

First Line: Welcom, ye worthies of the British isle

References:

ESTC: R2905

Subjects:  Orford, Edward Russell, earl of, 1653-1727

Themes:  Cape Barfleur, battle of, 1692

Firth c.12(5)



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Edition - Bod14505

Imprint Names:  Thompson, N.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1684

Imprint: Sold at the Entrance into the Old Spring-Garden near Charing- Cross, 1683/4


Ballad - Roud Number: V5315

Title: The Whigs hard heart the cause of this hard frost. An excellent new ballad

First Line: Ye Whigs and Dissenters, I charge you attend

Tune: Oh London! Th'adst better have built new bordellos

References:

ESTC: R218512

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th century

Ashm. G 15(160)

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Edition - Bod15311

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, in West-smith- field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(204b) is another edition 4o Rawl. 566(9) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 84

Title: The life and death of sir Hugh of the Grime

First Line: As it befell upon one time

References:

ESTC: R39332

Subjects:  Graham, HughArmstrong, John, d. 1528

Don. b.13(51)

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Edition - Bod18949

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, in Westsmithfield

Notes:  Don. b.13(51) is another edition 4o Rawl. 566(9) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 84

Title: The life and death of Sir Hugh of the Grime

First Line: As it befel upon one time

References:

ESTC: R235628

Subjects:  Graham, HughArmstrong, John, d. 1528

Douce Ballads 2(204b)

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Edition - Bod23319

Imprint Names:  Brome, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1678

Imprint: London: Printed for Henry Brome, at the Gun at the west-end of St. Pauls Church-yard, 1678

Notes:  C 6.2(4) Th. is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30468

Title: The Catholick ballad: or An invitation to popery, upon considerable grounds and reasons

First Line: Since pope'ry of late is so much in debate

Tune: To the tune of 88

Authors:  Pope, Walter

Themes:  Catholic Church

Johnson a.57(103)

Notes:  Imperfect.


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Edition - Bod23342

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the golden ball in Pye-Corner

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(129) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1827

Title: The city caper: or, The Whetstones-park privateer

First Line: The Jenny a small Pickaroon in the park

Tune: Captain Digby's farewell

References:

ESTC: R227017

Themes:  Prostituion

Douce Ballads 1(26a)

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Don. b.13(10)

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Edition - Bod23798

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West-smith- field, near the Hospital-gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(175a) is another edition Harding B 4(104) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13575

Title: Parthenia's complaint: or The forsaken shepheardess

First Line: Sitting beyond a rivers side

Tune: Sitting beyond a rivers side

References:

ESTC: R235610

Douce Ballads 2(174a)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod23800

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-ball, near the Hospital gate, in West-smith-field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(174a) is another edition Harding B 4(104) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13575

Title: Parthenia's complaint: or The forsaken shepherdess

First Line: Sitting beyond a rivers side

Tune: Sitting beyond a rivers side

References:

ESTC: R235611

Douce Ballads 2(175a)


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