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Edition - Bod9677

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. The last two lines are pied. See also Harding B 11(499)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1027

Title: Bushes and briers

First Line: Through bushes and through briers

Themes:  Unrequited loveEavesdropping

Firth c.18(142)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4126

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2126) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: A life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17298

Title: I love but thee

First Line: If after all you still will doubt and fear me

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Firth b.26(256)

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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 - Bod1059

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(1934) is another impression


1st Ballad

Title: The jolly waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning

Themes:  Waggoners

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7915

Title: Burn's Farewell

First Line: Adieu! a heart-warm fond adieu!

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Freemasonry

Firth b.25(90)

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Edition - Bod1070

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1166

Title: Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Line: Come all my happy ploughboys and listen to my song

Tune: Pleasant month of May

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blaz'd in the castle hall

Themes:  Chivalry

Firth b.25(118)

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Edition - Bod1072

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3108) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smugglers boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  ShipwreckSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Firth b.25(112)

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Edition - Bod1997

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 276

Title: Liverpool landlady

First Line: A story a story a story of one

Themes:  SailorsMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13887

Title: To the West!

First Line: To the west, to the west, to the land of th[e] free

Themes:  Emigration

Firth c.13(177)

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Harding B 11(2179)

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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 - Bod5136

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(690) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 277

Title: Seventeen come Sunday

First Line: As I walked out one May morning

Firth b.34(67)

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Edition - Bod5204

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Firth b.26(68) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(69)

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Harding B 11(1533)

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Johnson Ballads 656

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Edition - Bod5205

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Firth b.26(69) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(68)

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Harding B 11(1534)

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Johnson Ballads 655

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Edition - Bod5344

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal & Co., printers, 2, & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.26(235)


Ballad - Roud Number: V362

Title: Clementina Clemmins

First Line: Talk about modest girls, and I've seen a few

Themes:  Women

Firth b.26(212)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5421

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, wholesale toy and [marble] warehouse, [3]1, [Dudley] street (late Monmou[th street]) Seven Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 580 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: [S]even long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(398)

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Edition - Bod5422

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed by Ryle and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 292

Title: The lass of Glenshee

First Line: On a bonny day, when the heather was blooming

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: The black flag

First Line: Oh, ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(227)

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Edition - Bod5595

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Catnach, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2160

Title: I remember - I remember

First Line: I remember, - I remember

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30478

Title: The lass he left behind

First Line: When the sails are furl'd and the watch set

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road!

First Line: Hurrah o'er Hounslow-heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14978

Title: The sun of our table

First Line: The bottle's the sun of our table

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(88)

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Harding B 11(1653)

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Harding B 11(1653A)

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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 - Bod5606

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwalton [sic] braes are bonne [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester [lass]

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writingPress-gangs

Firth b.26(216)


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Edition - Bod5607

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., (successors to the late J. Catnach) Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 493

Title: The new deserter

First Line: As I was walking up Ratcliffe highway

Subjects:  Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  Soldiers - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5506

Title: The shop-boy is free

First Line: I'm afloat I'm afloat, -- on the river I ride

Themes:  Excursions

Firth b.26(241)

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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 - Bod5672

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3175

Title: Battle of Boulogne

First Line: On the second day of August eighteen hundred and nine [sic]

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Boulogne, battle of, 1801Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: The masonic hymn

First Line: Come all you freemasons that dwell around the globe

Themes:  Freemasonry

Firth c.13(45)

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Firth c.13(239)

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Edition - Bod5701

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad

Title: The he she lady's maid

First Line: Good people all attention give and of a droll affair

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 197 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1000

Title: The bold privateer

First Line: Fare you well my dearest Polly

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.17(207)

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Firth c.17(311)

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Edition - Bod5718

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(111) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy: or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers, I beg lend an ear to this story

References:

ESTC: T177989

Themes:  GhostsCruel fatherBarbados

Firth c.18(3)

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Harding B 3(100)

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Johnson Ballads 404

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Edition - Bod190

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13876

Title: Lovely night

First Line: Lovely night! lovely night!

Authors:  Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16779

Title: When first I went to sea

First Line: When first I went to sea, an orphan lad was I

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.27(263)

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Edition - Bod914

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(452) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell, mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1087

Title: As I view those scenes so charming

First Line: As I view those scenes so charming

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V317

Title: Huzza! for England ho!!

First Line: Freight, brothers, freight, on board repair

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.27(399)

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Harding B 11(452A)

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Edition - Bod6179

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, from (I. Pitts,) Printer, 3[1] Dudley Street, late Monmouth Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 505.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1182

Title: Fox chase or Tally ho hark away

First Line: The sun had just peep'd his head o'er the hills

Themes:  Hunting

Firth b.25(320a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.19(121)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(98d)

Notes:  Slip.


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