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Edition - Bod7932

Imprint Names:  Walker, B.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold Wholesale by B. Walker, 98, Westgate, Bradford

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the new taxes

First Line: Here are some lines about the times

Themes:  Taxation

Firth b.34(155)

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Firth c.16(224)

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Harding B 14(292)

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Edition - Bod5551

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 seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 2298

Title: The cruel father, and constant lover

First Line: A lady's daughter in the west

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusSuicide

2806 c.18(76)

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Firth c.18(190)

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Harding B 25(451)

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Johnson Ballads 784

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Edition - Bod7390

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1245

Title: When we went out a gipsying

First Line: In the days when we went a gipsying

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

Themes:  Pastoral

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

Firth b.26(519)

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Harding B 11(4139)

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Johnson Ballads 1679

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Johnson Ballads 1680

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Johnson d.1773(p. 130v)

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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 - Bod10531

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, 15, Water Lane, Fleet Street

Notes:  The illustration is part of the cut used in Harding B 4(9).


Ballad - Roud Number: V8994

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: When once the gods like us below

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(48)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(667)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15093

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 seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11583

Title: Farewell to old England

First Line: Farewell to old England since we must leave the shore

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(145)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(87c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15370

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: V3367

Title: I'll stay for my Jack and he'll wed me

First Line: From England to India when Jack last set sail

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(197)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(135b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 867

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1225

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton St, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  2806 c.16(219) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 571


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3044

Title: Wonder at crime

First Line: I've been thinking of late, I've been thinking

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4617

Title: Curly headed Nell

First Line: As I took a promende [sic] the other day

Performers:  Walker, Alfred

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27198

Title: Killarney

First Line: By Killarney's lakes and fells

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(71)

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Harding B 11(775)

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Edition - Bod6172

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

Notes:  Harding B 16(87a) is another edition 2806 c.18(103) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 23209

Title: Fan left on shore

First Line: The ship was rocking in the offing

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(203)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Harding B 16(87b)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod10212

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Machine Printer &c 4 and 6, Chadderton St, Oldham Rd. Manchester

Series Identifier: 353


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20968

Title: The young scamp or, You can't hold a candle to me

First Line: My friends I'm a chap about town

Performers:  Macdermott, Gilbert Hastings, 1845-1901Riley, Will, 1845-1897

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was dreary and wet

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.26(133)

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Firth c.26(149)

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Harding B 11(4392)

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Edition - Bod8334

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, & Newsvender 123 Union Street, Borough, London

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: The poor fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9204

Title: The lugger

First Line: List to the storm, see the dark frowning sky

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(325)

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Harding B 11(3077)

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Edition - Bod21539

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 640


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2748

Title: Kitty Wells!

First Line: You ask what makes this darkie weep

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12886

Title: Maggie's secret

First Line: Oh! many a time I am sad at heart

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12822

Title: The Paddy mouse

First Line: Once in old Ireland, there started a mouse

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7944

Title: I was despised for being poor

First Line: Farewell, false girl, I leave you in sorrow and in pain

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2806 c.16(333)

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Firth c.26(9)

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Harding B 11(1663)

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Edition - Bod22007

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, & 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 678


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24497

Title: Kiss me, mother, kiss your darling

First Line: Kiss me, mother, kiss your darling

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32630

Title: Promenade the spa'

First Line: A strolling in the Burlington

Performers:  Rickards, Harry, 1848-1911

Subjects:  Scarborough (England)

Themes:  Dandies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14861

Title: Kick'd out of home

First Line: If you'll give attention, I'll unfold to yuo [sic]

Tune: Driven from home

Performers:  Ball, Harry

Themes:  Domestic violence

2806 c.16(320)

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Firth b.26(80)

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Harding B 11(3179)

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