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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 5

Imprint Names:  Hatchard, J.Brettell

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1801 and 1820

Ballad - Roud Number: V32820

Title: Song

First Line: Shall Frenchmen rule o'er us? -- King Edward said, no!

Tune: Hearts of oak

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821



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Sheet - Wood 401(5)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Ballad - Roud Number: V1474

Title: A pleasant new ballad of the Miller of Mansfield in Sherwood, and K. Henry the second, and how he was lodged at the Millers house, and of their pleasant communication

First Line: Henry our royall king would ride a hunting

Tune: The French Lavalto

References:

ESTC: R187089

Subjects:  Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189

Themes:  King and subjects



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Sheet - Harding B 40(5)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2123

Title: Kathleen O'Regan

First Line: A boy in my teems [sic], just before I reach'd twenty


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12871

Title: Irish hearts for the ladies

First Line: One day madam Nature was busy

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 983

Title: Patrick Sheehan

First Line: My name is Patrick Sheehan my years are thirty-four

Authors:  Kickham, Charles Joseph, 1826-1882

Themes:  Soldiers


4th Ballad

Title: The old oak tree

First Line: The night was dark, cold blew the wind

Themes:  Murder


5th Ballad

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: When the thundering of cannon died away on the air


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1016

Title: Paddy Carey

First Line: 'Twas at the town of nate Clogheen

Themes:  Soldiers


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V29805

Title: Irishman's glory shines brighter than gold

First Line: Poets may pen the fame of each nation

Themes:  Irish


8th Ballad

Title: A new song on the real M'Coy

First Line: You lads and lasses I pray draw near I'm going to sing you a song

Themes:  Domestic strife


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1195

Title: My grandmother's chair

First Line: My grandmother she at the age of eighty three


10th Ballad

Title: Executions of Tim Kelly

First Line: You muses mine [sic] with me combine

Themes:  Executions


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V717

Title: The green flag

First Line: Boys fill your glasses



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Sheet - Harding B 5(103)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1821 and 1828

Ballad

Title: The faithless captain

First Line: Ye maidens fair, awhile draw near

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Love, unfortunateWomen sailorsSeductionPregnancyShipwreck



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Sheet - Harding B 5(110)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving-men; or, The lady turned serving man

First Line: You beauteous ladies great and small

References:

ESTC: T35326

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism



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Sheet - Harding B 5(41)

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Ballad

Title: The jolly Crispin's garland

First Line: Two princely brethren once there were

References:

ESTC: T130513

Themes:  Shoemakers



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Sheet - Harding B 5(60)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V18232

Title: The wandering Jew; or, The shoemaker of Jerusalem

First Line: When as in fair Jerusalem

References:

ESTC: T192583

Themes:  Jews



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 5

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1832

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5804

Title: Lovely Ann

First Line: When I was young and in my prime

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)America

Themes:  Shipwreck


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: The lost lady found

First Line: It was down in a valley a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Abduction



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Sheet - Harding B 31(5)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  1860

Notes:  Border: Clown. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5564

Title: The wide-awakes

First Line: O, what is all this noise about

Tune: Washing day

Authors:  O.P.Q. (Pseudonym)

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Wood E 25(5)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Ballad - Roud Number: V30677

Title: The kind young man's answer to the faithful maid

First Line: O! what's the reason my love doth complain

Tune: The pinckt petty-coat

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R218127

Themes:  Love, pleasant



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Sheet - Harding C 3820(5)

Imprint Names:  Thompson, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1738

Notes:  ESTC; T39749


Ballad - Roud Number: V18077

Title: The negotiators. Or, Don Diego brought to reason. An excellent new ballad

First Line: Our merchants and tarrs a strange pother have made

Tune: Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: T39749

Subjects:  SpainWalpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745

Themes:  Anglo-Spanish War, 1739-1748






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Sheet - Harding B 21(5)

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32275

Title: The squire's christening

First Line: Come, listen awhile, I will make you to smile

Themes:  Drinking



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Sheet - Harding B 11(5)

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1832 and 1842

Series Identifier: 205


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man form'd

Themes:  MarriageAdam (Biblical figure)


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7761

Title: Bonny Beeswing

First Line: Come, all ye jolly sportsmen, of high and low degree

Themes:  Horse-racing



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Sheet - Harding B 5(71)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Harding B 5(72) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6791

Title: The breath of life

First Line: When first I drew the breath of life

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Firth c.26(5)

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  2806 c.16(155) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13864

Title: The maid of Llangollen

First Line: Though lonely my cot, and though poor my estate


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17626

Title: Riding on the tramway

First Line: It was on one summer's evening, not very long ago

Performers:  Travers, Hyram


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15346

Title: Out in the cold!

First Line: Gazing on noblemen's mansions of splendour

Themes:  Poverty



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Sheet - Harding B 5(72)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Harding B 5(71) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6791

Title: The breath of life

First Line: When first I drew the breath of life

Themes:  SailingWeather



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Sheet - Harding B 5(109)

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



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Sheet - Harding B 5(63)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  G.A. Oxon. b.96(7) is another edition. The same illustration is used in Douce Ballads 3(25b).


Ballad - Roud Number: 3729

Title: A lamentable ballad of fair Rosamond, concubine to Henry 2nd

First Line: When as king Henry rul'd the land

Tune: Flying fame

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204



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Sheet - Harding B 5(66)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  G.A. Oxon. b.96(7) is another edition. The same illustration is used in Douce Ballads 3(25b).


Ballad - Roud Number: 3729

Title: A lamentable ballad of fair Rosamond, concubine to Henry 2nd

First Line: When as king Henry rul'd the land

Tune: Flying fame

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204



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Sheet - 2806 c.13(5)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Firth b.25(426) 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



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Sheet - Firth b.25(5)

Imprint Names:  Blair, P.

Imprint Locations:  Morpeth

Date  between 1819 and 1860

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13887

Title: To the West

First Line: To the West, to the West, to the land of the free

Subjects:  United States

Themes:  Emigration


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12890

Title: Poor Rosa May

First Line: Come darkies listen unto me

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy



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Sheet - Firth c.12(5)

Imprint Names:  Jones, Edward

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1692

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20637

Title: A congratulatory ode to Admiral Russell, and the other sea- commanders, for their late glorious victory

First Line: Welcom, ye worthies of the British isle

References:

ESTC: R2905

Subjects:  Orford, Edward Russell, earl of, 1653-1727

Themes:  Cape Barfleur, battle of, 1692





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Sheet - Harding B 5(32)

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: V9025

Title: The royal courtly garland; or, Joy after sorrow

First Line: A tragical story I have to relate

References:

ESTC: T45273

Subjects:  ItalyBohemia

Themes:  AdulteryCourt and courtiersFoundlingsInfanticide



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Sheet - Harding B 18(5)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian. Harding B 18(588) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6069

Title: Aileen Astore

First Line: Oh! blessings for ever on Aileen Astore!



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Sheet - Wood 417(5)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1679]

Notes:  Ashm. G 16(40) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8173

Title: The sale of Esau's birth-right; or, The new Buckingham ballad

First Line: A wondrous tale I will relate

Tune: The London gentlewoman, or Little Peggey Ramsey

Authors:  Blount, Charles, 1654-1693

References:

ESTC: R235701

ESTC: R30837



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