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Edition - Bod19177

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Mon[mouth] Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9164

Title: The rigs and sprees of Ratcliffe highway and Wapping

First Line: I am a jolly sailor bold

Tune: Billy O'Rooke

Subjects:  Indies

Themes:  SailorsProstitution

Johnson Ballads 1122

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Edition - Bod2271

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4683

Title: Rolling down Wapping

First Line: As I was a rolling down Wapping

Themes:  SailorsProstitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 347

Title: Greenland whale fishery

First Line: We can no longer stay on shore

Themes:  Whaling

Harding B 11(3307)

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Edition - Bod2458

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W. Fortey, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2092

Title: The village-born beauty

First Line: See the star-breasted villain to yonder cot bound

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentProstitutionCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3208

Title: My sister-in-law

First Line: Attend, my good friends, and list to my rhymes

Harding B 11(3987)

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Edition - Bod13363

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout & bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  SailorsProstitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20335

Title: New St. Patrick's day

First Line: Oh Erin agrah bid your sons pay attention

Notes:  Harding B 16(168c) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Ireland

Johnson Ballads 256

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Edition - Bod7082

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1442

Title: Down by the dark arches

First Line: As I was a walking one night in July

Tune: Green bushes

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionBallad-sellersAdelphi (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1655

Title: The standard of England and banner of France

First Line: Hark! hark! how the lion is roaring

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(211)

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Firth c.17(285)

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Edition - Bod7106

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4418

Title: A parody on Nothing more

First Line: Down --- street I wander'd one evening all serene

Themes:  ProstitutionCrime - 19th centuryPolice

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13796

Title: Ingle side!

First Line: Oh! come, come, to the ingle-side

Firth b.26(239)

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