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Edition - Bod1945

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1858

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, April 3, 1858.

Notes:  \"Second Issue of 10,000 copies since March 3, 1855\"


Ballad - Roud Number: V15056

Title: Battle of Philedelphia [sic]

First Line: Come all you Roman catholics whilst in your native home

Tune: Brave Catholics, we lament thee

Notes:  Different from 2806 b.10(60)

2806 b.10(67)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod20376

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  [1878]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Wholesale Stationer, &c., 11 King Street, (City), Glasgow

Notes:  2806 c.14(3) is another edition. 2806 c.14(3) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 820

Title: Burns and his Highland Mary

First Line: In green Caledonia there ne'er were twa lovers

Subjects:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4598

Title: My Nannie's awa'

First Line: Now in her green mantle blythe nature arrays

Johnson Ballads 3180

Notes:  MS note on margin: Glasgow 19 Oct. 1878


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Edition - Bod1731

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1858

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, July 3, 1858.


Ballad - Roud Number: V27630

Title: The aspect of affairs

First Line: Oh, could the great St Mungo burst his age-enduring sleep

Tune: When the kye come hame

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

2806 c.11(230)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod7910

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1864

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, 6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V3578

Title: Battle of the Navvies

First Line: We burnt the Bully Beggarman, for him our scorn expressed

Tune: Battle of the Diamond

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(12)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10283

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, July 3, 1869


Ballad - Roud Number: V11974

Title: The choice of a wife by cheese

First Line: There lived in York, an age ago

Themes:  Domestic economyMarriage proposals

Firth c.20(52)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10524

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1866

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, June 16, 1866 [1st issue 1852]


Ballad - Roud Number: 12892

Title: Think of your head in the morning. 3rd issue

First Line: Tom Jennings who never could drinking avoid

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth c.22(40)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10553

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, October 3, 1857


Ballad - Roud Number: V31513

Title: Big Ellen. Parody on Little Nell

First Line: He told her gently she was drunk

Tune: Little Nell

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth c.22(72)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod9505

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1862

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, ... Saturday Morning, May 3, 1862


Ballad - Roud Number: 13133

Title: The Irish new policeman

First Line: Pray pardon gents and ladies all

Tune: Biddy the basket woman

Themes:  Police

Firth c.17(148)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod20380

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1854

Imprint: Poet's Box, No. 6 St. Andrew's Lane, Glasgow June 3, 1854


Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Parody on The land of the west

First Line: Oh, come to the Box, friend -- oh, come there with me

Tune: The land of the west

Notes:  Dated June 3, 1854

Harding B 17(235a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20702

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1865

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, June 3, 1865.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4304

Title: A bumper to Erin

First Line: Fill a cup, fill a cup, to the bright land we live in

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.10(185)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod21013

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1865

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, June 3, 1865.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2180

Title: Bright Orange ribbon

First Line: O, love is the soul of a neat Orangeman

Tune: Sprig of shillelah

Themes:  Orangemen

2806 b.10(44)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod21036

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1859

Imprint: the Poet's Box ... Saturday, 3d Dec., 1853.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5819

Title: The memory of the friends that are gone

First Line: By memory inspired and love of country fired

Tune: Old Ireland, I mourn thee

Themes:  Irish

2806 b.10(193)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod22525

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Whole- ...

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See 2806 c.14(3)

Series Identifier: 78


Ballad - Roud Number: V4598

Title: My Nannie's awa'

First Line: Now in her green mantle blythe Nature arrays

2806 c.11(40)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip.


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Edition - Bod22594

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1872

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday, August 3, 1872

Notes:  Sheet contains a catalogue of newest songs.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4972

Title: Hills of Traquair

First Line: Oh, shepherd! oh, shepherd! the weather looks misty and changing

2806 c.11(136)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod1730

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1854

Imprint: Glasgow, printed by the Poet's Yankee Press, at the Poet's Box ... No. 6 St. Andrew's Lane, off Gallowgate Street, ... Saturday morning, 3d June, 1854.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11528

Title: The Clydesdale wedding. 6th issue

First Line: Come owre by and tell us your crack

Tune: Plenty the night and mair the morn

Themes:  Marriage

2806 c.11(209)

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Edition - Bod20707

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1866

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, ... Street

Notes:  Third issue of 10,000 Copies since 22d November, 1851


Ballad - Roud Number: V34589

Title: Dan O'Connell in Purgatory. 3rd issue

First Line: Have you not heard the Scripture saith

Tune: Kick the pope before us

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Catholic Church

2806 b.10(40)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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