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Sheet - Firth b.34(5)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1861]

Notes:  With a prose account of the accident


Ballad - Roud Number: V5083

Title: Awful catastrophe at the Clayton hill tunnel, On the Brighton Railway, on Sunday, Aug. 25th, 1861

First Line: Oh! here's a dreadful case, heartrending

Themes:  Railways - accidents1861



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Sheet - Harding B 5(35)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Notes:  Harding B 5(36) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V1503

Title: England's black tribunal, or, King Charles's martyrdom

First Line: True churchmen all, I pray behold and see

References:

ESTC: N1946

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



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Sheet - Harding B 38(5)

Imprint Names:  Wallis, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: V16566

Title: Johnny Gilpin of Cheapside, going farther than he intended: a droll story

First Line: John Gilpin was a citizen



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Sheet - Harding B 28(5)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20216

Title: Sweethearts and wives. A new song

First Line: Brother messmates come let us be jolly

Themes:  Sailors


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: God save the king

First Line: God save great George our king



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Sheet - Harding B 5(3)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1710

Ballad

Title: Out with 'em while you are about it

First Line: There was a fellow hard at work a sowing

Authors:  Pittis, William, 1674-1724

References:

ESTC: T125118

Themes:  FablesBirdsSpeech



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Sheet - Harding B 14(5)

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad - Roud Number: V8518

Title: The barking barber: or New bow wow wow

First Line: Ye gents, give ear to me, I pray, I am a barking barber

References:

ESTC: T21382

Themes:  Barbers



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Sheet - Harding B 5(49)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V1359

Title: The slighted father: or The unnatural son justly reclaimed

First Line: A wealthy man of late, we hear

References:

ESTC: T192566

Themes:  Cruel children



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Sheet - Harding B 3(5)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: The three merry butchers and ten highwaymen

First Line: I'll tell you of a story

References:

ESTC: N6073

Themes:  MurderHighwaymenButchers



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Sheet - Firth c.18(5)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The crafty lover; or The lawyer-out-witted

First Line: Of a rich counsellor I write

Tune: I'll love thee more and more

References:

ESTC: T34370

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesLove, pleasant



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Sheet - Harding B 5(12)

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Ballad - Roud Number: V9007

Title: The garland of trials

First Line: This noble relation which I am to write

References:

ESTC: T192484

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Social statusDisguisePregnancyAstrology



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Sheet - [Rare books 5]

Imprint Names:  Crisp

Imprint Locations:  Yarmouth

Ballad - Roud Number: V3210

Title: Poor law Bastiles

First Line: A song I will sing you

Authors:  Gillett, Thomas

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryPoor laws


Sheet - Harding B 5(13)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V9007

Title: The garland of trials

First Line: This noble relation which I am to write

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Social statusDisguiseIllegitimacyAstrology



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Sheet - Harding B 5(15)

Imprint Names:  Gamidge, S.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1758 and 1768

Ballad - Roud Number: V9946

Title: The Gloucestershire tragedy

First Line: This pattern here I shall unfold

References:

ESTC: T192485

Themes:  MurderExecutions



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Sheet - Harding B 25(5)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [18--]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1562

Title: Billy un-horsed

First Line: sweet april the eighth before day

Notes:  Verse and prose



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Sheet - Opie P 550(5)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: The generous gift

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 131

Title: The fox came thro' the town, O

First Line: The fox he went out one cold winter night


Sheet - Harding B 5(23)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Harding B 5(22) is another issue


Ballad

Title: Death and the geutleman [sic]

First Line: Thou wealthy man of large possessions here

Themes:  Mortality



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Sheet - Harding B 10(5)

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, Isaac and George

Date  1808

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 502


Ballad - Roud Number: V23510

Title: Russian nuptials; or, The lock'd jaw and frost-bitten nose

First Line: A youth took a wife

Authors:  Reynolds, John Frederick

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  King's Theatre

Themes:  Domestic strife



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Sheet - Harding B 5(112)

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving men; or, the Lady turn'd serving man

First Line: You beauteous ladies, great and small

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism



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Sheet - Harding B 5(18)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The blind beggar of Bethnal green

First Line: This song's of a beggar who long lost his sight

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars



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Sheet - Harding B 5(104)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V297

Title: The bonny milk maid

First Line: Ye nymphs and sylvian gods

References:

ESTC: T22976

Themes:  City vs. countryProstitutionPastoral



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Sheet - Harding B 5(69)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13473

Title: King David and Bath-sheba

First Line: When David in Jerusalem

Themes:  Old Testament



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Sheet - Harding B 5(87)

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Ballad - Roud Number: V9800

Title: St. George & the dragon

First Line: Why should we boast of Arthur and his knights

Subjects:  George, Saint



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Sheet - Harding B 5(50)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1359

Title: The slighted father, or The unnatural son justly reclaimed

First Line: A wealthy man of late, we hear

References:

ESTC: T48450

Themes:  Cruel children



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Sheet - Harding B 5(39)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V11585

Title: The roast beef of old England, a cantata

First Line: Twas at the gates of Calais, Hogarth tells

Authors:  Forrest, F.

Subjects:  Hogarth, William, 1697-1764

Themes:  Nationality



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Sheet - Harding B 5(97)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Edmund Burke, to the swinish multitude

First Line: Ye base swinish herd, in the stye of taxation

Tune: Derry down, down

References:

ESTC: T192606

Subjects:  Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797



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