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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V143

Titles:
The Arab steed
Arab steed
Oh! bring me but my Arab steed
Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Lines:
Oh bring me but my Arab steed
Oh, give me but my Arab steed
Oh! bring me but my Arab steed
Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:
Arab horse
War
Soldiers

Edition - Bod14972

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Notes:  Harding B 17(12b) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: Light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger; off, off, and away!

Harding B 17(12a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1906

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1920b

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod21135

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church street, Preston

Series Identifier: 178


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V182

Title: Biddy, the basket woman!

First Line: If ever you go to London town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

2806 c.13(109)

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Edition - Bod22115

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Notes:  Harding B 17(12a) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: Light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger; off, off, and away!

Harding B 17(12b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19190

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, give me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Soldiers

Johnson Ballads 1145

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6569

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39 Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1718

Title: The dandy Broadway swell

First Line: You talk ob dandy niggers, but you neber saw dis croon

Themes:  FashionsBlackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I went lumb'ring down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

Firth b.25(22)

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Harding B 11(785)

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Edition - Bod6570

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: The gipsy laddy

First Line: There were seven gipsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep, deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me, my love

Firth b.25(220)

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Harding B 11(1318)

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Edition - Bod13098

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls in the village are dressing and gadding

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

Harding B 11(332)

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Edition - Bod9992

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Ware[ho]use 26, Grafton Street, Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: The slave chase

First Line: Set every stitch o[f] canvas to woo the fresh'ning wind

Subjects:  Cuba

Themes:  Slave trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17552

Title: Sweet little creature

First Line: O well do I remember a sweet little creature

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  WarArab horse

Harding B 11(100)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8242

Titles:
The father deceived, or, the constant maiden

First Lines:
It is of a couple whose hearts were sincere

Themes:
Disguise
Courtship - difference in social status
Arabs

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod6058

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+523): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ profile portrait)
32B33(ARABS): Asiatic races and peoples (with NAME)
41C7411(+1): Water-pipe, hookah, narghile (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod4219

IconClass Codes:
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
31A235: Sitting figure
25F24(CAMEL): Hoofed animals: camel
32B33(ARABS): Asiatic races and peoples (with NAME)
41A191: Tent

Edition - Bod17302

Imprint Names:  Saxton, J.T.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Saxton, Printer


Ballad

Title: Father deceived; or The crafty farmer

First Line: It is of a couple whose hearts were sincere

Themes:  DisguiseCourtship - difference in social statusArabs

Harding B 25(642)

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Edition - Bod17635

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8242

Title: The father deceived, or, the constant maiden

First Line: It is of a couple whose hearts were sincere

Themes:  DisguiseCourtship - difference in social statusArabs

Harding B 25(641)

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Edition - Bod20974

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8022

Title: Our king is a true British sailor

First Line: Too long out of sight have been kept jolly tars

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

2nd Ballad

Title: Meet me to night

First Line: Meet me to-night in the path which lie

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1941

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Come, my gallant soldier, come!

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V34200

Title: The welcome

First Line: Come, hurrah! boys, & help me to sing

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: The new God save the king

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1245

Title: The Highland minstrel boy

First Line: I hae wander'd mony a night in June

Performers:  Anderson, Mr.

Subjects:  Scotland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1279

Title: Dear! what can the matter be

First Line: He promis'd he'd buy me a fairing should please me

Themes:  Fairs

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V13891

Title: Welcome Adelaide our beloved queen

First Line: Arouse, arouse all Britain's isle

Subjects:  Adelaide, Queen dowager, 1792-1849

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V18882

Title: The jasmine-flower

First Line: How lovely the jessamine-flower

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: On the banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfin bower

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger, off, off, & away!

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V4543

Title: O! softly sleep, my baby boy

First Line: O! Softly sleep my baby boy

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: The Marseilloise hymn

First Line: Ye sons of France awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836

19th Ballad

Title: Come to thy lattice

First Line: Come to thy lattice, the stars are bright

Firth b.25(103/104)

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