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Edition - Bod10059

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1867

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Oct. 5, 1867


Ballad - Roud Number: V29745

Title: Jones' musical party

First Line: Mrs Jones gave a musical party

Themes:  Music

Firth c.19(221)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod18235

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1851

Imprint: ... the Poet's box ... Saturday, 5th April, 1851.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1377

Title: The Bowling railway

First Line: To see a friend the other day

Tune: Teddy Roe

Themes:  Railways

Firth b.27(405)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod6727

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(5) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 334


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12802

Title: Wedlock's joys

First Line: Oh, wedlock is a ticklish thing

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3294

Title: Willow tree

First Line: Oh take me to your arms, love

Firth b.25(426)

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Harding B 11(4079)

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Edition - Bod6953

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials [and] Mantz, Fiasbury [sic]

Series Identifier: 5E


Ballad - Roud Number: V1903

Title: The ghost of Maria

First Line: See the sky dark and cloudy, the night is begun

Themes:  Ghosts

Firth b.26(1)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(725)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7361

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V349

Title: Child of good-nature

First Line: When day was scarcely dawning

Firth b.26(498)

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Harding B 11(1428)

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Johnson Ballads 1604

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1604 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 252v)

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Edition - Bod7703

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: Recitations for the million 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21768

Title: Eliza

First Line: Now stood Eliza on the wood-crowned height

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30560

Title: Speech of Cataline [sic]

First Line: Banished from Rome! What's banished but set free

Firth b.27(464)

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Edition - Bod10085

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1856

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box [No. 6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, January 5, 1856


Ballad - Roud Number: 8092

Title: Great meat pie

First Line: You've heard of the wond'rous crocodile

Tune: The wonderful crocodile

Themes:  Food

Firth c.19(250)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod10646

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  [1626]

Imprint: Imprinted at Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V1305

Title: Mount Taraghs triumph. 5. July. 1626

First Line: King Charles be thou blest, with peace and with rest

Tune: the Careere

Subjects:  Charles I, king of England, 1600-1649

Firth c.23(53)

Notes:  Photograph of the Society of Antiquaries copy.


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Edition - Bod10895

Imprint Names:  Webb, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1746

Imprint: London: Printed for W. Webb, near St. Paul's. 1746

Notes:  5 p.


Ballad

Title: Glass excised; or The schemer's mirror. A ballad

First Line: What say you to our schemer fine?

Tune: The leather bottle

References:

ESTC: N8081

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.8(49)



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Edition - Bod9991

Imprint Names:  Bathgate, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1847

Imprint: J. Bathgate, Printer, 198 Park Lane, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V22241

Title: Lines written on Donnelly the Irish champion

First Line: You lovers of the manly art of self defence attend

Themes:  Prizefighting

Firth c.19(14)

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Edition - Bod5644

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Firth c.13(230) is another impression Firth c.13(230) is another impression

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 927

Title: Homeward bound

First Line: Now to Blackwall docks we bid adieu

Subjects:  Malabar

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 565

Title: My bonny Irish boy!

First Line: When first I was courted by a bonny Irish boy

Subjects:  London (England)Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Unrequited love

Firth c.12(157)

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Edition - Bod5726

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E. And at 5, Back Church Lane, Cable-St., St. George's East

Series Identifier: 562


Ballad - Roud Number: 2685

Title: Tom Moody

First Line: You all knew Tom Moody the whipper-in well

Themes:  Hunting

Firth c.19(115)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6467

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1714]

Notes:  Harding B 5(30) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V33149

Title: Advice to the Tories; a ballad. By a friend to the German doctor

First Line: To you, ye Tories, I address

References:

ESTC: T1648

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 3/1)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11377

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1235

Title: Here's a health to all good lasses

First Line: Here's a health to all good lasses

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: Sir John Moore's burial

First Line: Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Firth b.27(104)

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Johnson Ballads 3354

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Edition - Bod13579

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15653

Title: You never call-up now

First Line: What curious sayings and doings there is every day its true

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31869

Title: When he who adores thee

First Line: When he who adores thee, has left but the name

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V26517

Title: The daughter of the \"cure\"

First Line: You've heard much talk about the \"cure\"

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7596

Title: The whole hog or none

First Line: I'm all the way from Yankee land

Firth b.27(14)

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Edition - Bod7228

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E. And 5, Back Church-lane, Cable-st, St. George's E.

Series Identifier: 396


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3466

Title: When first I went to tea

First Line: When first I went to tea

Themes:  Paternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21860

Title: The oak and the ivy

First Line: In the depth of the forest an old oak grew

Themes:  PatriotismSex role

Firth b.26(355)

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Edition - Bod10351

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E. And 5, Back Church Lane, Cable-St., St. George's, East

Series Identifier: 478


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 34

Title: The merry broom fields; or, The West country wager

First Line: A noble young squire that lived in the west

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1241

Title: Farewell to the village

First Line: Farewell to the village where often

Firth c.21(14)

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Edition - Bod10374

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1855

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [No. 6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday, May 5, 1855


Ballad - Roud Number: V14838

Title: All serene!!

First Line: One morning a freak popped into my head

Tune: No gammon

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  ProstitutionGreat Exhibition, 1851

Firth c.21(150)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10860

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church St., Office, 4, & 5, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 688


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8323

Title: Lines on the royal visit to Lancashire

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Tune: Royal Charlie

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V740

Title: Katty darling

First Line: The flowers are blooming Katty darling

Firth c.26(253)

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Edition - Bod10891

Imprint Names:  Webb, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1744-5

Imprint: London: Printed for W. Webb, near St. Paul's, 1744-5

Notes:  8 p.


Ballad

Title: Place-book for the year seventeen-hundred, forty-five. A new ballad

First Line: Since with the New year a new change hath begun

Authors:  Williams, Charles Hanbury, Sir, 1708-1759

References:

ESTC: T42325

Firth c.8(38)





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Edition - Bod8064

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1852]

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Office -- North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 694


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30171

Title: Verses on the awful calamity at Holmfirth by the bursting of a reservoir ... on Thursday February 5th, 1852

First Line: Oh, did you hear the dreadful news

Themes:  1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7630

Title: I won't be a nun

First Line: Now, is it not a pity such a pretty girl as I

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Firth b.34(51)

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Edition - Bod9940

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Box ... Saturday Morning, December 5, 1857

Notes:  With a notice to a correspondent in Calcutta, John Isinally


Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: Johnny Doyle

First Line: There's one thing that grieves me and that I must confess

Tune: The heart that can feel for a suffering maiden

Notes:  Different from Firth c.18(84)

Themes:  Arranged marriage

Firth c.18(85)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip.


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Edition - Bod23380

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


Ballad

Title: Joans victory over her fellow-servants

First Line: I've liv'd in this town these 5 years

Tune: My own sweet Nichol a cod

References:

ESTC: R227225

Don. b.13(45)

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Edition - Bod7043

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone to the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Military

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15024

Title: Jessie, the flower of Dumblane

First Line: The sun has gone down on the lofty Ben Lomond

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5510

Title: Charlie is my darling

First Line: Charlie is my darling, my darling, my darling

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1745

Firth b.26(176)

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