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Edition - Bod7091

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: 391

Title: Jeannette and Jeanno_3t

First Line: You are going far away, far away from poor Jeanette

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1850

Title: The China man with his monkey nose

First Line: In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:  Chinese

Firth b.26(223)

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Edition - Bod12764

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: 2669

Title: The old musketeer

First Line: Neath a vine-covered porch sat an old musketeer

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14863

Title: My village home

First Line: My village home, my village home

Harding B 11(2822)

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Edition - Bod13014

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: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16204

Title: The fight

First Line: The fight, the fight, the bold -- the battle fight

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(4359)

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Edition - Bod16923

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V5753

Title: The orphan drummer boy

First Line: It was in a country village, by a neat little cottage

Authors:  Furniss, H.

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(1426)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1159

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.34(67) is another impression Firth b.34(67) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 277

Title: Seventeen come Sunday

First Line: As I walked out one May morning

Themes:  SoldiersSeduction

Harding B 11(690)

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Edition - Bod5248

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: V15298

Title: [T]he soldier who died for his king

First Line: Dear maid of my soul! should I perish

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3138

Title: Lord Ullin's daughter

First Line: A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Harding B 11(3586)

Notes:  Harding B 11(3586); Imperfect: torn at lower edge.


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Johnson Ballads 274

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Johnson Ballads 275

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Edition - Bod5334

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3000) is another impression Harding B 11(3002) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: Phoebe Morel the slave

First Line: I had a dream, a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

First Line: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3001)

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Edition - Bod6948

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: V706

Title: Forget not your soldier

First Line: Forget not your soldier, he'll ne'er forget you

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13706

Title: The pirate's bride

First Line: Good bye, my love, good bye, my bark is on the bay

Themes:  Piracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13836

Title: We have lived and lov'd together

First Line: We have liv'd and lov'd together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

Firth b.25(80)

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Johnson Ballads 188

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Edition - Bod2454

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24926

Title: The veteran

First Line: It was a sabbath morn

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Charming May

First Line: Oh, charming May, oh, charming May

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32534

Title: My sweet Rosette

First Line: Oh! the land of my birth

Harding B 11(3974)

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Edition - Bod3870

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Harding B 19(16) is another issue Firth c.14(322) is another issue

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3263

Title: Young volunteer! On his march to battle

First Line: Oh! did you hear of late, mind the date, what I state

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad

Title: The window

First Line: I will sing of a lass and her name it was Nell

Edition - Bod11731

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3001) is another impression Harding B 11(3002) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: Phoebe Morel the slave

First Line: I had a dream, a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

First Line: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3000)

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Edition - Bod13350

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: V14976

Title: Take back those gems

First Line: Take back those gems, so proudly [worn]

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V359

Title: Cigars and cogniac

First Line: He who wears a regimental suit

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13758

Title: Dearest, then, I'll love thee more. Answer to Will you love me then as now?'

First Line: Yes, I'll love you, oh, how dearly

Harding B 11(3729)

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Johnson Ballads 1134

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Edition - Bod13713

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: V877

Title: Burlington Bay

First Line: The rain fell in torrents, the wind whistled shrill

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1190

Title: Tartar tongue: a parody on the Tartar drum

First Line: Row thy boat, my jolly fellow

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14851

Title: Mary le Moor

First Line: As I stray'd o'er the common on Cork's rugged border

Themes:  SoldiersIreland

Harding B 11(495)

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Edition - Bod7204

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1173).


Ballad - Roud Number: 23928

Title: The fate of faithful Nancy and William of the waggon train

First Line: Attend awhile, and do not smile young men and maids around

Tune: Bushes and briers

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 16(90c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8920

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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

Notes:  Slip. Other impressions appear in sheets of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3000) is another impression Harding B 11(3001) is another impression Harding B 11(3002)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

First Line: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(263)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip. Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod14110

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: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: As I was walking one evening of late

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1991

Title: Sweet Jane of Tyrone

First Line: My father oft told me he would not control me

Themes:  Weavers

Harding B 11(932)

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Edition - Bod14114

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: 1804

Title: Drummer boy of Waterloo

First Line: When battle rous'd each warlike band

Tune: Woodland Mary

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1346

Title: Hail! Smiling morn! A very popular glee

First Line: Hail! smiling morn

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5458

Title: The orphan child

First Line: The night was dark as I did ramb[l]e

Tune: Young Henry of the raging main

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(995)

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Edition - Bod15075

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad

Title: No more shall the chummie (A parody on \"The maid of Judah\")

First Line: No more shall the chummies bawl out sweep

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21861

Title: The happy soldier

First Line: How happy's the soldier that lives on his pay

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 16(171b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod15314

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Another impression appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4359)


Ballad - Roud Number: V16204

Title: The fight

First Line: The fight, the fight, the bold -- the battle fight

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 16(95a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15830

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(1173) is another impression Harding B 11(1174) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: 23928

Title: The fate of faithful Nancy and William of the waggon train

First Line: Attend awhile, and do not smile young men and maids around

Tune: Bushes and briers

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(171)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod24297

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3000) is another impression Harding B 11(3001) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: Phoebe Morel the slave

First Line: I had a dream, a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

First Line: I'm going for a soldier, Jenny

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3002)

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Edition - Bod3876

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(1857) is another impression. Another issue forms part of Firth b.26(222).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Jeannot's answer [to] Jeannette

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my own Jeannette, tho' far away [I] go

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3061

Title: Wonderful cousin

First Line: Oh wonders a dozen I'll tell of my cousin

Tune: Paddy O'Carroll

Harding B 11(1856)

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Edition - Bod3895

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(1856) is another impression. Another issue forms part of Firth b.26(222).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Jeannot's answer [to] Jeannette

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my own Jeannette, tho far away [I] go

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3061

Title: Wonderful cousin

First Line: Oh wonders a dozen I'll tell of my cousin

Tune: Paddy O'Carroll

Harding B 11(1857)

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Edition - Bod11745

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The mountain maid

First Line: The mountain maid from her bow'r has hied

Themes:  Pastoral

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time since I was digging up land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersWar

Harding B 11(1681)

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Edition - Bod7059

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  The same setting of type appears at Harding B 11(181) under a different imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Jeannot's answer to Jeannette

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my own Jeannette, tho' far away I go

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian maid

Subjects:  India

Firth b.26(222)

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Johnson Ballads 1095

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