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Edition - Bod12028

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


Ballad

Title: Joe's second dilemma

First Line: Well, that time we were not found out

Themes:  Servants

Harding B 11(1890)

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Edition - Bod5260

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(30b) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving-men: or, The lady turned to be a serving-man

First Line: You beautious ladies great and small

Tune: Flora's farewell; or Summer time

References:

ESTC: R176943

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

Harding B 5(109)

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Edition - Bod5701

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad

Title: The he she lady's maid

First Line: Good people all attention give and of a droll affair

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 197 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1000

Title: The bold privateer

First Line: Fare you well my dearest Polly

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.17(207)

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Firth c.17(311)

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Edition - Bod7792

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(747) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServantsCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Firth b.25(74)

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Edition - Bod14594

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1841

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times, for 1841

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Tune: Irish Molly

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersSocial statusRailwaysPolitics and government - 19th centuryTrade depressionServantsPoor law

Firth c.16(240)

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Harding B 14(327)

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Johnson Ballads 696

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Edition - Bod9676

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey (late A. Ryle,) 2, and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: 1007

Title: Courting in the kitche[n]

First Line: Young single men a warning take, and mark well what I mention

Themes:  Servants

Firth c.18(275)

Notes:  Slip


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