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Edition - Bod1072

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(3108) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smugglers boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  ShipwreckSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Firth b.25(112)

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Edition - Bod5980

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Davenport, 6, George's Court, St. John's Lane, West Smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 3(48) has the same cut


Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen's cruelty. Or, the young man's tragedy

First Line: In Scarlet town, where I was bound

References:

ESTC: T188670

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 3(49)

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Edition - Bod2233

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Firth b.25(112) is another issue Firth b.25(112) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smuggler's boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(3108)

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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 - Bod24089

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The woodblock has been mutilated, affecting the eyes of the two figures; compare to Douce Ballads 3(6b).


Ballad

Title: The false lover rewarded

First Line: Young men and maids I pray give ear

Tune: My love she does slight me

References:

ESTC: T35276

Themes:  WealthRejected suitorMonstrous births

Douce Ballads 3(28b)

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Edition - Bod24117

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: Newcastle: Printed in this present Year

Notes:  Harding B 3(49) has the same cut


Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen's cruelty: or the Young man's tragedy

First Line: In Scarlet town where I was bound

References:

ESTC: T21369

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Douce Ballads 3(3a)

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Harding B 3(48)

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Edition - Bod1583

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Compare the second illustration to the illustration of \"The sick man and the angel,\" on p. 72 of John Gay, Fables (London, 1823). Harding B 11(1701) is another impression with imprint defaced. Harding B 11(1701) is another impression with imprint defaced.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1444

Title: I'll hang my harp on the willow tree

First Line: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

Subjects:  Palestine

Themes:  Rejected suitorSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to it's [sic] mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother, oh! leave off thy wailing

Tune: The stolen child

Themes:  Death

Firth b.26(220)

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Harding B 11(1700)

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Edition - Bod1584

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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

Notes:  Compare the second illustration to the illustration of \"The sick man and the angel,\" on p. 72 of John Gay, Fables (London, 1823). Harding B 11(1700) is another impression with a perfect imprint Harding B 11(1700) is another impression with a perfect imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1444

Title: I'll hang my harp on the willow tree

First Line: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

Themes:  Rejected suitorWar

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to it's mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother, oh! leave off thy wailing

Tune: The stolen child

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(1701)

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