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Edition - Bod19183

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


Ballad - Roud Number: 7728

Title: Walk Chaw Bone

First Line: In caroline war I was born

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 1138

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13883

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E.M. Hodges, Printer, (from Pitts,) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  2803 d.3(20) is another copy but with a third ballad printed on the reverse 2803 d.3(20) is another copy but with a third ballad printed on the reverse


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8543

Title: Come darkies sing!

First Line: Come, darkies, sing! dont you hear de banjo ring!

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4904

Title: Joe Scott. A parody on the Cavalier

First Line: It was an out and out night

Harding B 11(654)

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Edition - Bod4205

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(619) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck, in de arternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married!

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects

Firth b.26(55)

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Edition - Bod4206

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth b.26(55) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck, in de arternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married!

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  MarriageSpinsters

Harding B 11(619)

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Edition - Bod5090

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(2797) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee river

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13518

Title: Long parted have we been

First Line: Long parted have we been

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.26(240)

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Edition - Bod5093

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(1917) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7207

Title: Johnny Jiggletoes. Answer to \"Susannah don't you cry\"

First Line: D[e] watchman blushes pale wid fear

Authors:  Valentine, H.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1918)

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Edition - Bod5605

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley the fisherman

First Line: As I roved out one morning down by the river side

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  ShipwreckCourtship - difference in social statusEmigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7933

Title: Come into my canoe

First Line: Come into my canoe

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(209)

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Firth c.13(225)

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Harding B 11(3285)

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Edition - Bod5609

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7672

Title: Who's dat knocking at de door

First Line: I hab just come down on a little bit ob spree

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V169

Title: The banners of blue

First Line: Strike up, strike up, strike up

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Scottish nationalism

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.26(251)

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Harding B 11(4175)

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Harding B 11(4175A)

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Edition - Bod5788

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1945

Title: Going ober de mountain

First Line: Oh here I am: both old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3315

Title: The heart bowd down

First Line: The heart, bow'd down by weight of woe

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Harding B 11(1347)

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Edition - Bod35

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3703) is another issue Harding B 11(3704) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11745

Title: Susannah don't you cry

First Line: Im a going to Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1718

Title: The dandy Broadway swell

First Line: You talk of dandy niggers

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 1133

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Edition - Bod6628

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7228

Title: Get away black man

First Line: As I walk'd one moonlight night

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17534

Title: The Irishman's picture of England

First Line: 'Tis myself dat was born now in Dublin

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPolitics and government - 19th centuryIrish - EnglandPoor law

Firth b.26(201)

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Edition - Bod6845

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17439

Title: Our ancestors were Englishmen

First Line: My ancestors were Englishmen, an Englishman am I

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers, old and young, and listen to my song

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(119)

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Harding B 11(2876)

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Johnson Ballads 677

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Edition - Bod6967

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12733

Title: Nan of the Valley

First Line: Twas down by yon grove where the sweet violets blews [sic]

Tune: Believe me if all those endearing young charms

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7413

Title: Miss Lucy Long

First Line: Oh now I come afore you

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(104)

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Harding B 11(2598)

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Edition - Bod2161

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Firth b.26(240) is another impression Firth b.26(240) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee river

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13518

Title: Long parted have we been

First Line: Long parted have we been

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(2797)

Notes:  Stamped: Harvard College Library. Aug. 15, 1916. Kittredge fund.


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Edition - Bod2172

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2840) is another impression Harding B 11(2840) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1329

Title: Ole Johnny Boker

First Line: Ole Johnny Boker was a helpless nigger

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 369

Title: Jack the chimney sweep

First Line: My name it is Jack All chimney sweep chimney sweep

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps

Harding B 11(2841)

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Edition - Bod2388

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3704) is another issue Johnson Ballads 1133 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11745

Title: Susannah don't you cry

First Line: Im a going to Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1718

Title: The dandy Broadway swell

First Line: You talk of dandy niggers

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(3703)

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Edition - Bod3349

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown!

First Line: My massa and my missus have both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13831

Title: Why did she leave him

First Line: Why did she leave him, they grew up together

Harding B 20(71)

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Edition - Bod12297

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloom[sbury]

Notes:  Harding B 11(1918) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7207

Title: Johnny Jiggletoes. Answer to \"Susannah don't you cry\"

First Line: De watchman blushes pale wid fear

Authors:  Valentine, H.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1917)

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Edition - Bod12383

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3919

Title: Happy heart!

First Line: Happy heart! oh, happy heart!

Performers:  Dickons, Maria, 1770-1833

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16506

Title: Oh, summer night

First Line: Oh summer night

Harding B 11(2344)

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Johnson Ballads 1104

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Edition - Bod12783

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2841) is another impression Harding B 11(2841) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1329

Title: Ole Johnny Boker

First Line: Ole Johnny Boker was a helpless nigger

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 369

Title: Jack the chimney sweep

First Line: My name it is Jack All chimney sweep chimney sweep

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps

Harding B 11(2840)

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Edition - Bod13672

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4164

Title: Ye mariners of England

First Line: Ye mariners of England

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13256

Title: Old Joe

First Line: Old Joe sat at de garden gate

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I was rambling down de street, down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(4341)

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Johnson Ballads 1681

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1681; The border and cut are coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 1682

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Johnson Ballads 1683

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Johnson Ballads 1684

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Johnson Ballads 1685

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Johnson d.1773(p. 144v)

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Edition - Bod7073

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  For another version of the first cut, see Harding B 11(253).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V684

Title: Fanny Frail

First Line: O, white folks, I come down here

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2830

Title: Sally is the girl for me

First Line: Last year I was twenty

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(202)

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Harding B 11(1135)

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Edition - Bod7099

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryal aud [sic] Co., Printers, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6581

Title: A life by de galley fire

First Line: A life by de galley fire

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V370

Title: Come to the old oak tree

First Line: Come to the old tree

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore

First Line: I'm gwan, 'I [sic] gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(230)

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Edition - Bod7118

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 974

Title: Sheep skin and bees wax

First Line: Now I'm a going to sing to you

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyMedicine

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6882

Title: The colours the ladies should wear

First Line: The Red, white, and blue is now flying

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(247)

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Firth c.14(44)

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Harding B 11(3487)

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Edition - Bod14074

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmoth [sic] Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1705

Title: Answer to the stolen child

First Line: Oh, weep, not so lady, thy tears are fasr [sic] streaming

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15431

Title: Carry me back to ole Virginny shore

First Line: Oh, if I wss [sic] only young again

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyVirginia

Harding B 11(89)

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