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Edition - Bod3894

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2242) 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

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17169

Title: The Welchmen's leek, or, St. David's day

First Line: Pale winter with thy icy face

Subjects:  Wales

Themes:  St. David's day

Harding B 11(2243)

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Edition - Bod11655

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12881

Title: Give me a cot in the valley I love

First Line: Give me a cot in the valley I love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 427

Title: Tarry trowsers

First Line: As I was a walking one May summer's morn

Themes:  SailorsWomen sailors

Harding B 11(1331)

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Edition - Bod11927

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(249) is another issue Harding B 11(249) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy, the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5878

Title: My heart's in the Highlands

First Line: My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 11(248)

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Edition - Bod12376

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: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 913

Title: The jolly roving tar

First Line: It was in London city, and near to the highway

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

Harding B 11(3444)

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Edition - Bod12439

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy [and] wet

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3485

Title: In happy moment[s]

First Line: In happy moments, day by day

Performers:  Phillips, Henry

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1737

Title: Little pigs. (A comic glee)

First Line: Our little pigs lie on very good straw

Harding B 11(2331)

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Johnson Ballads 1103

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Edition - Bod12555

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2514) is another issue Harding B 11(2515) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1599

Title: My blue eyed Ellen

First Line: Farewell, my blue-eyed Ellen

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23229

Title: My fathers old farm

First Line: Once more I return to my dear native home

Johnson Ballads 1109

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Edition - Bod12936

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(498) is another impression Harding B 11(498) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1027

Title: Bushes and briers

First Line: Through bushes and through briers

Themes:  Unrequited loveEavesdropping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Tune: [F]emale smuggler

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(499)

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Edition - Bod12947

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: V20255

Title: Sally's love for her sailor

First Line: It was on Monday morning being in the month of May

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3112

Title: On the banks of the Rhine

First Line: Far away from the dash of the torrents rude foam

Themes:  Rhine, river

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1030

Title: Let us range the fields

First Line: Together let us range the fields

Harding B 11(3412)

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Edition - Bod12976

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17776

Title: Poor Rose, the pride of the vale

First Line: Come all you pretty damsels, that dwell far and near

Themes:  Marriage - desertionElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V762

Title: The letter

First Line: Fare thee well, love, now thou art going

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writing

Harding B 11(3106)

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Johnson Ballads 253

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Edition - Bod13004

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(499) is another impression Harding B 11(499) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1027

Title: Bushes and briers

First Line: Through bushes and through briers

Themes:  Unrequited loveEavesdropping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Tune: Female smuggler

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(498)

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Edition - Bod13066

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning, as day was dawning

Tune: The waggon train

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15113

Title: The maid with a love-beaming eye

First Line: The sun at noon-day will be darkness to me

Harding B 11(4367)

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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 - Bod13612

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13007

Title: Bound 'prentice to a coasting ship

First Line: Bound 'prentice te [sic] a coasting ship, I weather'd many a gale

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V268

Title: Blue violets

First Line: Violets, violets, beautiful blue violets

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love

First Line: How sweet at close of silent eve

Harding B 11(422)

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Edition - Bod13631

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27973

Title: The Christian's warfare

First Line: Ye soldiers of Jesus pray stand to your arms

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4161

Title: Sailors' hymn

First Line: You sons of the main that sail over the flood

Themes:  ReligionSailors

Harding B 11(608)

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Edition - Bod13805

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth [Court] Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3380

Title: Cheer girls, cheer for our merry wedding day

First Line: Ceee [sic], love, cheer, no more will we be pa[rted]

Notes:  A variation of: Cheer love cheer, Harding B 11(589)

Subjects:  EnglandAustralia

Themes:  MarriageSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7834

Title: The loss of the Mary Ann

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen bold come listen unto me

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Sydney (Australia)Newfoundland (Canada)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(588)

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Edition - Bod7035

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1176

Title: William of a man of war. Answer to Irish Molly O!

First Line: It was one summer's morning in the pleasant month of may

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1694

Title: My dear native isle

First Line: Dear native isle, the summer sun is glowing

Firth b.26(167)

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Johnson Ballads 707

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Johnson Ballads 708

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Edition - Bod10074

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far upon the sea

First Line: Far, far upon the sea

Subjects:  Great Britain

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1233

Title: The unlucky fellow

First Line: Is there any one here has got a desire

Themes:  Domestic strife

Harding B 11(1143)

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Edition - Bod10244

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: 23465

Title: Jack of Ambrose Mill

First Line: I am poor Joe the colliers son

Themes:  Rejected suitorFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1984

Title: Tom Bowling

First Line: Here a sheer hulk, lies poor Tom Bowling

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1838)

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Edition - Bod8434

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & co. [Pr]inters, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4223)


Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Anne

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Tune: My Mary Ann

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(110)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8505

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.13(177)


Ballad - Roud Number: 276

Title: Liverpool landlady

First Line: A story a story a story of one

Themes:  SailorsMoney

Firth c.13(178)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8656

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1718)


Ballad - Roud Number: V15093

Title: I'm a tough, true-hearted sailor

First Line: I'm a tough true-hearted sailor

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(242)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8671

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: 13246

Title: How, when, and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when & tell me where

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1204

Title: Fair Betsy of Deptford, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids of every degree

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.13(260)

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Harding B 11(1593)

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Edition - Bod24007

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1790

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans and Co. No. 41, Long Lane, London

Notes:  Firth c.18(3) 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: N70887

Subjects:  Barbados

Themes:  MerchantsCruel parentsLetter-writingSailorsMurderGhosts

Douce Ballads 3(111)

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Edition - Bod5355

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

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

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell, mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage - women

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:  Sailors

Harding B 11(452)

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Johnson Ballads 641a

Edition - Bod3838

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Harvey, Mrs.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSheffield

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials. Sold by Mrs. Harvey, Sheffield-Park, Sheffield

Notes:  Harding B 11(2163) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26703

Title: Little Jessey, the poor flower maid

First Line: I am poor little Jessey, I come here to show

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land!

First Line: Happy land! whate'er my fate in life may be

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 478

Title: The New York trader

First Line: To a new York trader I did belong

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Waterford (Ireland)

Themes:  SailorsMurder

Johnson Ballads 220

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