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Edition - Bod1216

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such Printer &c. 123 Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15029

Title: The new Irish emigrant

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I'm going to leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 872

Title: Dick Darling the cobbler

First Line: My name is Dick Darling the cobbler

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  IrishShoemakers

2806 b.10(81)

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Firth c.26(38)

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Harding B 11(2651)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2651) is torn along top edge.


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Harding B 11(2651A)

Edition - Bod1398

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street, without Newgate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(73a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V1867

Title: Faithful Damon; or, Fair Celia obtained

First Line: Lately in a shady bower

Tune: The doubting virgin

References:

ESTC: R227154

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(29)

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Edition - Bod5058

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, near the Hospital-gate, in West-Smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(85b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8169

Title: The down-right country-man; or, The faithful dairy-maid

First Line: I am a down-right country-man

Tune: Hey boys up go we

References:

ESTC: R227114

Themes:  Rural society

Don. b.13(24)

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Edition - Bod5373

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-ball in West- smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(28b) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9973

Title: Cupids tragedy: eibng [sic] Corydon's courtship; or, Philomels exaltation

First Line: Pritty Phillomel was so charming

Tune: The new Bory

References:

ESTC: R227082

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(17)

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Douce Ballads 1(49a)

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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 - Bod6172

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts 1[4] Great st Andrew street 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 16(87a) is another edition 2806 c.18(103) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 23209

Title: Fan left on shore

First Line: The ship was rocking in the offing

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(203)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Harding B 16(87b)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod6179

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 Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 505.


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

Firth b.25(320a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.19(121)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(98d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6326

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1686]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26512

Title: The states-man's almanack: being an excellent new ballad

First Line: The talk up and down

Tune: Cold and raw, the north wind did blow

References:

ESTC: R24698

Firth b.20(129)

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Edition - Bod6661

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer 1 Lr Exchange, St Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(76) and Harding B 26(211) are two issues of another edition.


Ballad

Title: A new song on the general taxatio [sic] of our days

First Line: Come neibours [sic] draw near till I tell you a tail [sic]

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.16(229)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(212)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7072

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1659]

Notes:  Vet. A3 a.3(1) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20259

Title: The re-resurrection of the Rump: or, Rebellion and tyranny revived. The third edition

First Line: If none be offended with the sent [sic]

Tune: The blacksmith

References:

ESTC: R36251

Themes:  Rump parliamentPolitics and government - 17th century

Firth b.20(15)

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Wood 416(19)

Notes:  Wood 416(19) is cropped.


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Edition - Bod7473

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V815

Title: Smile again, bonny lassie

First Line: Smile again, my bonny lassie

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22204

Title: Those evening bells

First Line: Those evening bells, those evening bells

Themes:  Bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy girl

First Line: My father is king of the gipsies, 'tis true

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V595

Title: May Britain ever rule the main!

First Line: When seated round the festive board

Firth b.27(116)

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Johnson Ballads 3361

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Edition - Bod7578

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3138

Title: Lord Ullin's daughter

First Line: A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad

Title: Richmond encouraging his soldiers

First Line: Thus far into the bowels of the land

Notes:  Containing lines extracted from Shakespeare, King Richard the third, act v, scene iii

Subjects:  Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485

Firth b.27(284)

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Harding B 11(2211)

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Johnson Ballads 2652

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Edition - Bod10882

Imprint Names:  Janeway, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1713

Imprint: London: Printed by R. Janeway, at the Corner of Dogwel-Court in White-Friars. 1713

Notes:  6 p. With: To the most illustrious hero, George Lewis [poem]


Ballad

Title: Two poems viz. 1. Plot upon plot: a ballad

First Line: Oh wicked Whigs! what can you mean?

Tune: Hey boys up go we

Firth c.7(40)




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Edition - Bod9211

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1870

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Jan. 1, 1870

Notes:  Slip. [At end] List of newest songs


Ballad - Roud Number: V30152

Title: British working-man

First Line: Our city's in a fearful state at present, all will own

Tune: God bless the prince of Wales

Authors:  Linn, Harry, 1846-1890

Themes:  Working class

Firth c.16(232)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod18638

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, in West- smithfield

Notes:  The cuts are the same as Douce Ballads 1(37a).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1872

Title: Coridon and Parthenia, the languishing shepherd made happy. Or, Faithful love rewarded

First Line: When busie Fame o're all the plain

Tune: When busy fame

References:

ESTC: R228111

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(14)

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Edition - Bod1182

Imprint Names:  Morgan, J.Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: [1] H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick lane, Spitalfields [2] Paul Printer 18 Great Saint Andrew Stree[t] 7 Dials, And sold by J. Morgan 46 Brick Lane Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16508

Title: The London merchant's daugher, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Young men and maid maidens pray give attention

Tune: The banks of sweet primroses

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1402

Title: The beautiful muff

First Line: A buxom young damsel on a cold winter's night

Tune: Dumble down deary

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 640 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Firth b.34(168)

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Edition - Bod1230

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: [1st ballad] Printed by J. Paul and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials. [2nd ballad] J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth- court, 7 Dials

Notes:  2806 c.16(243) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint

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

Notes:  Harding B 16(201b) is another impression of this ballad alone. Harding B 16(201c) is another impression of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 802

Title: Don't let me die a maid

First Line: One day as I was walking I saw a lovely maid

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Firth c.26(92)

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Harding B 11(2988)

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Edition - Bod10716

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Imprint: [1st ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds. [2nd ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 214


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23094

Title: The tailor done over

First Line: A tailor I once was as happy as may be

Themes:  Rejected suitorTailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease a while ye winds to blow

Firth c.26(119)

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Edition - Bod8113

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1729

Imprint: London: Printed for the Author, and sold by the Booksellers and Pamphletsellers. Price 4 d. 1729

Notes:  6 p. Harding C 3820(1) is the first edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7919

Title: The honest jury; or Caleb triumphant. A new ballad. 2nd ed

First Line: Rejoyce ye good writers, your pens are set free

Tune: Packington's pound

Authors:  Pulteney, William, Earl of Bath, 1684-1764

References:

ESTC: N7248

Firth c.11(6)




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Edition - Bod1030

Imprint Names:  March, R. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1877 and 1884

Notes:  See Firth b.28(1a) for imprint. With a poem, an advertisement, and toasts.

Series Identifier: Portrait Series [Fred. Harvey] 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30415

Title: It wasn't me

First Line: Before I got married and lost all my wool

Authors:  Osborne, Charles

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4474

Title: Little children

First Line: You are glad, O little children

Performers:  Elliott, Meredith

3rd Ballad

Title: Makes you feel uneasy, doesn't it?

First Line: There are times when nearly all men

Authors:  Harrington, John Patrick, b. 1865

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2119

Title: Kathleen, asthore

First Line: In an old Irish home sat an old Irish farmer

Performers:  MacNally, Jessie

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

5th Ballad

Title: Edge one!

First Line: If you're out upon the ramble

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V30814

Title: Love's ever at love's side

First Line: Love, you are in the hills

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20527

Title: The night I played Richard the Third

First Line: I always had a fancy to come out upon the stage

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

Themes:  Theaters

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V29539

Title: Little mud cabin

First Line: In this wide, dreary, world, sad and friendless, alone

Performers:  Fielding, Ben, 1849-1893

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2858

Title: As in a looking glass

First Line: Seen, as in a looking glass are our thoughts where'er we go

Performers:  Hylton, Millie, 1868-1920

Themes:  Countryman in LondonSocial criticism

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V6313

Title: Parody on Comrades!

First Line: We were boozers chums together, old Jack Brown and I

Themes:  Drinking

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1229

Title: Loving tears

First Line: Ah love, the sun is sinking into the silent sea

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V28956

Title: Friends were saying good-bye

First Line: One day at the docks I stood watching the ships

Authors:  St. Clair, F.V.

Performers:  LeBlanc, Marie

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V28614

Title: Lover's lane

First Line: There's a sylvan path enchanting to all sweethearts in all times

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V30106

Title: That was me

First Line: In a quarter of London well-known as the Dials

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Amusements

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V20229

Title: Starlight

First Line: Starlight only shone above you

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 2145

Title: The wild man of Borneo has just come to town

First Line: The wild man of Borneo has just come to town

Performers:  Two Macs

17th Ballad

Title: Oh, take care of it

First Line: A careful man I've always been

Performers:  Corney, Arthur

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V19563

Title: Our society

First Line: We joined a new socity I took the oath to-day

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V8959

Title: My dog and my gun

First Line: Let gay ones and great make the most of their fate

Authors:  Arne, Michael, 1741-1786

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 21656

Title: My sweeetheart [sic] when a boy

First Line: Tho' many gentle hearts I've known

21st Ballad

Title: Our flat

First Line: Jones and I the other day were rather short of tin

Performers:  Harvey, Fred, 1856-1895

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5278

Title: Queen of my heart

First Line: I stand at your threshold sighing

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5841

Title: All thro' sticking to a soldier

First Line: If you gaze upon my \"chivey\" you will see I've got the hump

Performers:  Lundberg, Ada, 1850-1899

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V29943

Title: Tiddy fol lol

First Line: There's a party I know, Tiddy fol lol, tiddy fol lol

Themes:  Social statusAmusements

Firth b.28(2)

Notes:  See Firth b.28(1a) for imprint. With a poem, an advertisement, and toasts. The illustration is coloured. Stamped: Bodleian Library, 22 April, 1918





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