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Edition - Bod4852

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1795

Imprint: Published Jany. 1. 1793 by I. Marshall No 4 Aldermary Church Yard London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship thats under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 21(10)

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Edition - Bod4866

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1786

Imprint: Publish'd May 1st, 1786 by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambeth Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 12(103) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17127

Title: The sorrows of Werter

First Line: When Werter fair Charlotte beheld

Harding B 21(45)

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Edition - Bod4867

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: Published Novr. 1, 1791, by, I. Evans No. 42 Long Lane West Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V21693

Title: A sequel to the Disconsolate sailor

First Line: With fresh store I've return'd to old England again

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 21(47)

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Edition - Bod4868

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: Publish'd Apl. 1, 1791, by C. Sheppard, Lambert Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: 385

Title: Batchelor's hall

First Line: To Batchelor's hall we good fellows invite

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Hunting

Harding B 21(48)

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Edition - Bod1414

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(58) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71525

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(57)

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Edition - Bod5551

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 seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 2298

Title: The cruel father, and constant lover

First Line: A lady's daughter in the west

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusSuicide

2806 c.18(76)

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Firth c.18(190)

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Harding B 25(451)

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Johnson Ballads 784

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Edition - Bod3180

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts No. [1]4, Grea[t] St Andrew Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5452

Title: Down in yonder valley

First Line: Down in yonder valley by the side of a grove

Harding B 17(78b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3386

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(1b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 5970

Title: Adam in the garden

First Line: When Adam in the garden was

Themes:  Freemasonry

2806 c.18(2)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3456

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V34813

Title: Casting lots, or the Sailor bold

First Line: As I walk'd out it was late in the night

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(348)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3563

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts No [1]4 Grea[t] St Andrew Street Seven Dial[s]


Ballad - Roud Number: V9070

Title: The Irish hay maker

First Line: And did you near [sic] of an Irish haymaker

Themes:  Irish - EnglandMigrant labor - Irish

Harding B 25(919)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11314

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1805

Imprint: Published July 1, 1805, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 396


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Had you not been here, all good friends that I see

Authors:  Kenney, James, 1780-1849

Performers:  Hatton, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Theatre Royal

Notes:  A song from Raising the wind, by James Kenney.

Harding B 10(25)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 67

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Edition - Bod11319

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: Publish'd May 1, 1806, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 420


Ballad - Roud Number: V603

Title: Caleb Quotem

First Line: I'm parish clerk and sexton here

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Harding B 10(29)

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Edition - Bod11357

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1807

Imprint: Publish'd Dec. 1, 1807, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Series Identifier: 477


Ballad - Roud Number: V20651

Title: The advantage of toping

First Line: Some say topers should never get mellow

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Performers:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 10(59)

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Edition - Bod11363

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: Published April 1, 1806, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 419


Ballad - Roud Number: V12221

Title: A burlesque on Mr. & Mrs. Clark, or the Flitch of bacon

First Line: The spruce Mr. Clark

Performers:  Fawcett

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 10(64)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 68

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Edition - Bod12051

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(57) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71526

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(58)

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Edition - Bod10112

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V5709

Title: Jovial batchelor

First Line: My friends I would have you take my advices [sic]

Themes:  Bachelors

Harding B 25(1009)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10694

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1786

Imprint: Publish'd March 1. 1786 by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambeth Hill Doctors Commons

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V290

Title: Soldier and bonny lass

First Line: Oh! bonny lass, will you lie in a barrack?

Themes:  Women soldiers

Harding B 21(34)

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Edition - Bod8194

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & sold by J, Pitts 1 [sic] Great st Andrew-street. seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V21162

Title: The faithful sailor

First Line: The topsail shivers in the wind

Authors:  Thompson, Edward

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(5)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(86a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15093

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 seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11583

Title: Farewell to old England

First Line: Farewell to old England since we must leave the shore

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(145)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(87c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15370

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3367

Title: I'll stay for my Jack and he'll wed me

First Line: From England to India when Jack last set sail

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(197)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(135b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 867

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16804

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 Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V17338

Title: A parody on Shakespeare's Seven ages

First Line: Our immortal poet says that all the world's a stage

Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

Harding B 25(1463)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 938

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17074

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(1) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 5970

Title: Adam in the garden

First Line: When Adam in the garden was

Themes:  Freemasonry

Harding B 17(1b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18578

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pubd. April 1, 1802, by G. Thompson No. 43, Long Lane Wt. Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V26819

Title: The tythe pig

First Line: The priest look'd warm the wife look'd big

Harding B 37(1)

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Edition - Bod18851

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Published Augt. 1, 1793 at No. 22 Golden Lane London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V5448

Title: The primrose girl

First Line: Come buy of poor Kate primroses I sell

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 21(7)

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Edition - Bod23210

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Prined [sic] and Sold by J Pitts 1[4] Great Andrew St. [sic] Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(996) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V746

Title: The jolly blade

First Line: In Dublin city where I was born

Harding B 16(338a)

Notes:  Slip.


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