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Edition - Bod9785

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Ct.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V383

Title: Fairy boy

First Line: A mother came while stars were falling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Phoebe or the Beauty of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwell

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth c.18(191)

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Edition - Bod16403

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 63


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4518

Title: The itinerant music master

First Line: My moralizing muse attunes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1665

Title: Here's a health bonnie Scotland, to thee

First Line: Here's a health to fair Scotland, the land of the brave

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 20(76)

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Edition - Bod5422

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed by Ryle and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 292

Title: The lass of Glenshee

First Line: On a bonny day, when the heather was blooming

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: The black flag

First Line: Oh, ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(227)

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Edition - Bod5606

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwalton [sic] braes are bonne [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester [lass]

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writingPress-gangs

Firth b.26(216)


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Edition - Bod5609

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7672

Title: Who's dat knocking at de door

First Line: I hab just come down on a little bit ob spree

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V169

Title: The banners of blue

First Line: Strike up, strike up, strike up

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Scottish nationalism

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.26(251)

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Harding B 11(4175)

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Harding B 11(4175A)

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Edition - Bod2039

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15012

Title: The maniac

First Line: Hush! 'tis the night-watch: he guards my lonely cell

Themes:  Insanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: The blue bonnets are over the border

First Line: March! march! Ettric and Tevot-dale

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5740

Title: Poor Mary Anne

First Line: Here below the green turf sleepeth

Harding B 11(2308)

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Edition - Bod20481

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, from (I. Pitts,) Printer 3[1] Dudley Street, late Monmouth Streee [sic] Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1182

Title: Fox chase or Tally ho hark away

First Line: The sun had just peep'd his head o'er the hills

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Rigs o' barley

First Line: It was upon a Lammas night

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Subjects:  Scotland

Johnson Ballads 505

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Edition - Bod19161

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3521

Title: The land of old Erin

First Line: Oh, the land of old Erin is a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengarry

First Line: The red moon is up, on the moss-cover'd mountain

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15127

Title: The Moorish maid. A very favorite song, sung at all the London concerts

First Line: Oh! lullaby, lullaby, father dear

Johnson Ballads 1097

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Johnson Ballads 1098

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