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Edition - Bod1159

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.34(67) is another impression Firth b.34(67) 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

Themes:  SoldiersSeduction

Harding B 11(690)

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Edition - Bod5732

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are jolly fello[ws] who follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes, then up we rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

Harding B 11(4371)

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Edition - Bod5890

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, (late A. Ryle) 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury. (Established 1813.)

Notes:  The signboard reads: Oh! Dear


Ballad - Roud Number: V3099

Title: The dodger, or, Fare ye vell my Vitechapel boys

First Line: Far ye vell, my Vitechapel boys

Subjects:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870Cruikshank, Isaac Robert, 1789-1856

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(918)

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Edition - Bod11848

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Steam Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-ct., Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 519

Title: Van Dieman's land

First Line: Come all you gallant poachers, that ramble void of care

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1850)

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Edition - Bod13320

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed by A. Ryle & Co., 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2969

Title: The transport's return; or, Mother, don't you cry for me. (A parody on \"Susannah\")

First Line: Oh, well can I remember now, when but a little boy

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 606

Title: The country lass

First Line: I am a brisk and bonny lass that's free from care and strife

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's faild in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Harding B 11(3874)

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Johnson Ballads 1135

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Edition - Bod12059

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(4116) is another edition with a different first ballad Harding B 11(4116) is another edition with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8860

Title: It was my father's custom

First Line: Come hither bring the holly-bush to decorate the hall

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Themes:  SoldiersSeduction

Harding B 11(1821)

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