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Edition - Bod1553

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: The pleasures of matrimony

First Line: Seven long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2806 c.16(26)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15575

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3215)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1351

Title: Sons of Mars

First Line: Ye bold sons of Mars that travel in the wars

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 16(255c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4206

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.26(55) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck, in de arternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married!

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  MarriageSpinsters

Harding B 11(619)

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Edition - Bod5421

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, wholesale toy and [marble] warehouse, [3]1, [Dudley] street (late Monmou[th street]) Seven Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 580 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: [S]even long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(398)

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Edition - Bod5769

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1427

Title: Erin's lovely home

First Line: When I was young and in my prime, my age just twenty-four

2nd Ballad

Title: Don't be too particular

First Line: Don't be too particular

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(1087)

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Edition - Bod5800

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Two variant copies Two variant copies


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6230

Title: The handsome wife

First Line: My friends, when I was twenty one

Tune: Green grow the rushes O!

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad

Title: There's no mistake in that

First Line: My friends, come list to me

Tune: Nancekeens

Themes:  Domestic economyDomestic strife

Harding B 11(1456)

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Harding B 11(1457)

Notes:  Harding B 11(1457) is imperfect


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Edition - Bod5814

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: I should dearly like to marry

First Line: I should dearly like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13770

Title: The fairy tempter

First Line: A fair girl was sitting in a greenwood shade

Harding B 11(1656)

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Harding B 11(3510)

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Edition - Bod140

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3096) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary in the silvery tide

First Line: It's of a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11975

Title: The blessings of a good little wife

First Line: Some people 'gainst women are railing

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(3095)

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Edition - Bod726

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1142


Ballad - Roud Number: V15251

Title: What do people marry for

First Line: What a world is this upon my life

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 16(303a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod914

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover street, Portsea

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell, mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage

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:  Naval

Firth b.27(399)

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Harding B 11(452A)

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Edition - Bod6215

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: Printed by [J. Paul] and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(201b) is another impression. See also Harding B 11(2988) and Harding B 11(2989)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint

First Line: You neighbours all listen, a story I'll tell

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 16(201c)

Notes:  Torn at top. Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod3104

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: Printed by J. Paul and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(201c) is another impression. See also Harding B 11(2988) and Harding B 11(2989)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint

First Line: You neighbours all listen, a story I'll tell

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 16(201b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3331

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V216

Title: Ben Bolt's reply

First Line: Ah! yes, I remember that name with delight

Tune: Ben Bolt

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13807

Title: The soldier's daughter

First Line: O do you remember the old soldier's daughter

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 20(12)

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Edition - Bod3369

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: 2667

Title: Old dog Tray

First Line: The morn of life is past

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1306

Title: My own dear home

First Line: Wherever I wander, wherever I stray

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 20(121)

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Edition - Bod12096

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2087) is another issue Johnson Ballads 234 is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V984

Title: A m[o]st laughable and curious dialogue which took place between a married couple in this town

First Line: In this fair town not long ago

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(2088)

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Edition - Bod12402

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1102 is another issue Johnson Ballads 1102 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: A man's best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Tune: Old dog Tray

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

Harding B 11(2311)

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Edition - Bod12893

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3095) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary in the silvery tide

First Line: It's of a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11975

Title: [The blessings] of a good little wife

First Line: Some people 'gainst women are railing

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(3096)

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Edition - Bod13498

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: 12887

Title: Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man form'd

Themes:  MarriageAdam (Biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7294

Title: God save the queen

First Line: God save our gracious queen

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Harding B 11(4)

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Johnson Ballads 146

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Edition - Bod13561

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V813

Title: What a stunning pair of legs

First Line: I'm a buxom little fellow, now it's true I do declare

Themes:  Courts and law - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1200

Title: Lumkin and Fan

First Line: Thou knowest, my dear Lumkin, my own darling son

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(4104)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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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 - Bod13933

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12882

Title: The cot where I was born

First Line: I've roamed beneath a foreign sky

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: Oh, I should like to marry

First Line: Oh, I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12718

Title: Young Johnson

First Line: Come al[l] you wild young men a warning take by me

Themes:  Courts and lawForgery

Harding B 11(714)

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Edition - Bod10795

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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

Notes:  Firth b.27(517) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: As I wander'd by the brookside

First Line: As I wandered by the brookside

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7061

Title: A single life for me

First Line: All you young men of high renown

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(110)

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Edition - Bod14821

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & [3,] Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(2088) is another issue Johnson Ballads 234 is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V984

Title: A laughable and curious dialogue which took place between a married couple in this town

First Line: In this fair town not long ago

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(2087)

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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 - Bod19450

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & [3,] Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(2087) is another issue Harding B 11(2088) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V984

Title: A most laughable and curious dialogue which took place between a married couple in this town

First Line: In this fair town not long ago

Themes:  Marriage

Johnson Ballads 234

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