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Edition - Bod14793

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: The red, white and blue

First Line: O Britannia! the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 15(255b)

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 - Bod2251

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: V11984

Title: The queen & the navy for ever!

First Line: Fair is the lily, sweet the blushing rose

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7199

Title: The Swiss girl

First Line: Oh hear me, hear me, pretty Swiss

Harding B 11(3195)

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Edition - Bod2259

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 11(3246) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Red, white, and blue

First Line: O Britannia! the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the sad sad waves

First Line: By the sad sea waves, I listen while they moan

Performers:  Rainforth, Elizabeth, 1814-1877

Harding B 11(3245)

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Edition - Bod3678

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2243) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13863

Title: The lovers parting

First Line: Farewell my dearest Henry, since you to sea must go

Tune: Jeannette and Jeannot

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17169

Title: St. David's day

First Line: Pale Winter with thy icy face

Themes:  PatriotismSaints

Firth b.26(231)

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Firth b.26(232)

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Harding B 11(2242)

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Edition - Bod10538

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 11(3245) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Red, white, and blue

First Line: O Britannia! the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the sad sea waves

First Line: By the sad sea waves, I listen while they moan

Performers:  Rainforth, Elizabeth, 1814-1877

Harding B 11(3246)

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Edition - Bod19185

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: V15251

Title: What do people marry for

First Line: What a world is this upon my life

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3375

Title: Spanking Jack

First Line: Spanking Jack was so comely so pleasant so jolly

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval

Johnson Ballads 1142

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Edition - Bod11800

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 11(3672), Harding B 11(3673), and Harding B 11(3674) are three issues of another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 949

Title: The storm

First Line: Cease rude Boreas, blust'ring railer

Authors:  Stevens, George Alexander, 1710-1784

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black ey'd Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Subjects:  IndiaAfrica

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(2)

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Edition - Bod7121

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(4207) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: The wife's dream

First Line: Now tell me, Mary, how is it that you can look so gay

Themes:  DrunkennessMarriage - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: The sons of Albion

First Line: You sons of Albion, take up your arms

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1367) but under a different imprint

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

Themes:  Naval

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: There were three brothers in merry Scotland

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1367) but under a different imprint

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(253)

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